Phumza is an intern with the Global Citizenship (GC) Programme. She completed her undergraduate degree in 2013 majoring in Social development and Gender studies at UCT. She then did her Honours in 2014 in Gender and Transformation. She started working for GC in November 2015 and says it has been a good learning journey as she had been a GC participant as a student. She is very passionate about community development and engagement and volunteers with Africa Unite (a human rights based NGO) on creating awareness on human rights across townships in Cape Town.