Ruzivo Smart Learning Platform

The Ruzivo platform is interactive and aims to ensure that students are more motivated, engaged and independent in their learning, leading to enhanced academic performance…



Ruzivo Addresses Student Needs!

The Ruzivo Smart Learning platform combines conventional classroom teaching and online learning and is designed to meet the specific needs of students…



Joshua Nkomo Scholarships Out Now!

The scholarships are available to Zimbabwean citizens under the age of 21 in Lower 6 or 1st year at University…

We use education for social impact

We are a philanthropic organisation committed to investing in children’s future through education. We offer scholarships to orphaned and vulnerable children and extend local and international merit-based scholarships to highly gifted students.


Our Devotion

Higherlife foundation is committed to investing in children’s future through education because education is essential to a child’s development.

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Our Work

Our work focuses on the three key areas of Providing Access to education, Improving Quality of education and Providing Lifelong Development.

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Our Leadership

Great leaders set out to make a difference. Our leadership is committed to changing the world through education.

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Ruzivo Digital Learning is an online interactive digital learning platform targeted at primary and secondary students in Zimbabwe. All of its content is aligned to the Zimbabwean curriculum.


The Ruzivo platform is available online and can be accessed on any device with internet capability, anytime, anywhere


The Ruzivo platform is interactive and aims to ensure that students are more motivated, engaged and independent


The Ruzivo platform automatically generates reports for parents, guardians to track the performance of their child

We use technology to scale up our work

We have been creating empowerment opportunities for thousands of orphaned and vulnerable children in Africa through education and material support. We support the beneficiaries of our education programmes with Guardianship and Pastoral Care and harness Technology to scale up our work.

Quality of Education

We support educational outcomes (learner
performance & educator support)
in disadvantaged schools

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Lifelong Engagement

We facilitate continuous personal &
professional development of secondary
and tertiary students, OVC and
HLF alumni.

Access to Education

We create learning opportunities for
Orphaned & Vulnerable Children & other
disadvantaged students


Latest Updates

We are an operating and grant-making Foundation that embeds our staff in the communities we serve. We implement over 80% of our programmes on the field. Read our news section for more.


Higherlife Foundation to hold first of its kind Innovate, Elevate Youth Conference

April 24, 2017
From the 20th till 22nd of July 2017 Higherlife Foundation will hold the inaugural edition of the Innovate Elevate Youth Conference…

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Higherlife Foundation explores the future of education at the Future of Learning Conference

April 16, 2017
On the 10 and 11th of April Higherlife Foundation was part of redefining the future of education…

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Mr. Strive Masiyiwa, awarded Honorary Doctorate by Nelson Mandela University

April 7, 2017
Recently Higherlife Foundation Co-Founder Dr. Strive Masiyiwa was honoured with a Doctor of Philosophy (Honoris Causa)…

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