Lucy Pearl Khofi

Lucy is an Award-winning South African Activist. In 2021 she was named one of the top 200 Young South Africans in the Health by the Mail and Guardian. She is a Ph.D. candidate in Public Health, and holds a Masters’ degree in Medical Anthropology, University of the Witwatersrand. Her research and advocacy are in sexual […]

Thandeka Chauke

Thandeka is a human rights lawyer and social justice advocate with a strong focus on statelessness, immigration justice, refugee and migrant rights, and sexual and reproductive health rights. Currently, she holds the position of Statelessness Project Manager at Lawyers for Human Rights in South Africa, where she leads initiatives addressing statelessness and access to legal […]

Jess Rucell

Jess is an applied Political Science scholar with over fifteen years of experience leading advocacy and research in the United States, Asia and Africa. She has expertise in gender, race, coloniality and Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights (SRHR). She holds a PhD, Politics and International Development, University of Leeds; MA, Development Studies, University of Rotterdam, […]

Nokwanda Siphesihle Sihlali

Nokwanda is a Social Scientist with a MA in Industrial Sociology from the University of the Witwatersrand. Her professional and academic interests are centered and shaped by gender studies, social research, and community development. She currently works at the Land and Accountability Research centre based at the University of Cape Town. Her work is centred on […]

Fatima Fredericks

As Finance Manager, I attend to all areas of finance and administration including payroll, accounts payable, general ledger and reconciliations. I ensure financial statements are prepared and finance reports are submitted to Donors. I also assist in the development of policies and procedures and ensure compliance with Tax laws. I have studied towards a Bachelor […]

Samukezi Mrubula-Ngwenya

Samukezi is a social justice activist who advocates for Lesbian, Bisexual and Queer (LBQ) rights in South Africa. She has a PhD in Political Science, University of Limpopo, where she lecturers and convenes the Gender Studies Program. A former Fulbright scholar, Samukezi also holds a Masters in Women and Gender Studies, San Francisco State University, […]

Baster Mohale

Baster holds a BA Honours in Psychology from the University of the Witwatersrand. He believes that diversity is the world’s most beautiful art that’s not well appreciated, which explains why he is passionate about social justice for all people in spite of their differences. While Baster is always appreciative of the opportunities to learn and […]

Mbalenhle Matandela

Mbalenhle is an African feminist activist, and writer who is a graduate of the University of Oxford and the University of Cape Town. She was also the Lead Consultant on Gender Equality for the AU Research Working Group at Goldsmiths, University of London. Mbalenhle’s research interests include women’s rights and Pan-Africanism, feminist education, sexual and reproductive […]

Constance Mathe

Constance currently works as National Coordinator of the Asijiki Coalition for the Decriminalization of Sex Work. She’s the co-founder of Black Sex Work Collective and a board member of SRJC. Constance is also the Producer and Presenter of Straight Talk on Sex Work on Cape Town TV Channel 263. She holds a diploma in business […]