Rahima Essop

Rahima is the Head of Communications and Advocacy. She joined the team after more than a decade of working in broadcast journalism and Public Relations. She is a former political reporter turned communications specialist. Combining her academic background in social anthropology and her media savvy, Rahima is bringing her interdisciplinary skills to the NGO sector. She is passionate about using social science research and evidence-based advocacy to change people’s perceptions and drive powerful campaigns for social good. She is inspired by individuals and organisations that pioneer simple yet effective solutions to socio-economic problems.