BA English and Linguistics graduate from the University of the Western Cape and a Journalist graduate from Rosebank College in Cape Town.
Melissa fulfils the role of Administration Officer and Project co-ordinator and has been with the Unit for the past 3 years. Her positive outlook on life and ability to uplift people is what drives her daily. Working in the GHJRU, she hopes to have an enlightening impact on those around her and on the projects she is involved in.
Lilian Mubangizi — Data entry assistant
Lilian is currently pursuing her Master of Public Health through the University of Cape Town with the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. She previously completed her BSc (Hons) at the University of South Florida. Lilian has experience with data analysis. In the past, she has interned with the Public Health unit at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Kigoma, Tanzania. Upon completion of her MPH, she aims to work with international or local NGOs to increase access to healthcare in rural/marginalised communities in East Africa.