Fellow Since 1997
Ashoka commemorates and celebrates the life and work of this deceased Ashoka Fellow.
This profile was prepared when Zepheniah Maseko was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1997.
Zepheniah Phiri Maseko has pioneered the concept of "water planting" for farmers in southern Zimbabwe and he has taken his ideas and approach across Zimbabwe and into neighboring African countries, including Zambia, Uganda, and Malawi.
The New Idea