John Zulu

Regional Manager, Sub-Saharan Africa

John Zulu is a Cultural Anthropologist with over twenty-five years of experience in heritage conservation and management. He is seasoned in working with UNESCO Advisory bodies to conduct Heritage Impact Assessments, Reactive monitoring, and Technical evaluations for various properties across the African continent. He has also been a part of projects with the UNESCO World Heritage Centre and its Advisory Bodies including ICCROM, IUCN, and ICOMOS. For 16 years, he managed the Mosi-oa-Tunya/Victoria Falls World Heritage properties, one of the seven natural wonders. He also has multiple research works published on contemporary heritage management issues. John joined WMF in January 2023.