Fr. Dr. Frederick Chiromba is the Secretary General of the Zimbabwe Catholic Bishops Conference in Harare, Zimbabwe (ZCBC) since 2004 and the former Executive Secretary of the Zimbabwe Heads of Christian Denominations (ZHOCD) until the beginning of 2014. ZHOCD brings together the Heads of the Zimbabwe Council of Churches, The Evangelical Fellowship of Zimbabwe and the Zimbabwe Catholic Bishops’ Conference. His current office is responsible for coordinating the various interventions of the Church in humanitarian work through Caritas; lobbying, Advocacy and Governance through the
Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace; Education and Health through the Social Services Cluster; and finally the pastoral work of the Church in Zimbabwe. He was part of the team that initiated the process of crafting a National Vision for Zimbabwe that produced the discussion document titled The Zimbabwe We Want. The document, produced in 2006 changed the national discourse in Zimbabwe from one of polarization and confrontation to one of engagement, dialogue and transformation. He was the Co-Chairperson of the Church and Civil Society Forum in Zimbabwe until 2014.