Women’s Rights and Gender Justice Programme Manager
Kwezilomso Mbandazayo is the Women’s Rights and Gender Justice Programme Manager. She is a Black, Queer, Feminist thinker and activist. She holds life experiences and lessons from being in the world together with insights imparted by activists, Black feminists friends teachers, scholars and families. She has worked with organisations and collectives where there is a shared critique of an oppressive status quo together with (un)realistic dreaming practices for a Feminist utopia, such as One in Nine Campaign, Forum for the Empowerment of Women, Johannesburg People’s Pride movement and the United Front. Her interests lie in and are driven by music and words. Kwezilomso is consistently exploring the themes of organising and movement building navigating the nuances of power, sex , anger, love and desire for Black women.