Dr Muredzi Scoops Education Leadership Award
The Zimbabwe Intellectual Property Development Trust Board Vice Chairman Dr Perkins Muredzi was awarded the “Education Leadership” global award by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) at the World Education Congress that took place in Mumbai, India.
The award which comes in recognition of his great work in championing the development of the Institute’s Intellectual Property Policy and advocacy work that enables IP registration in teaching departments.
In the citation, the organisers of the World Education Congress credited Dr Muredzi for his astute leadership in publishing, research, teaching, and faculty administration; noting his drive towards the promotion of Intellectual Property in Research Institutions.
His award comes at a time when Zimbabwe is also making efforts in finalising the National IP Policy and Implementation strategy which awaits submission to cabinet for approval.
As Zimbabwe Intellectual Property Development Trust, we say congratulations Dr Muredzi may your hard work, discipline and the desire to develop your people and the nation at large continue showing through the Trust.