WHO WE ARE
The Migration Project is an initiative of the European Union, facilitated the Democracy Development Program, an NGO based in Durban that works to help deepen the practice of democracy in the country.
Lily Hlophe – Project Manager
Lily is an accomplished academic scholar who is currently a PhD candidate in Sociology, at the University of KwaZulu Natal. Her achievements include a Master’s degree in Sociology and two Honours degrees, in General Psychology and Psychological Counselling, to name just a few.
Having been trained by the University of Wits, the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the University of Los Angeles (UCLA), she is a skilled researcher, with over 7 years’ experience in research in the social sciences. Moreover, she is passionate about skills development and rural and township-based research with the aim of developing custom-made interventions, for the betterment of the lives of the residents of these areas.
Lily is a member of the South African Sociological Association (SASA) and she is also an ETDP-SETA-accredited Skills Development Facilitator and Assessor.
Wiseman Mavundla – Project Coordinator
Wiseman is an active community developer who seeks to bring forth positive contribution towards development in Africa and at a global scale. He strongly believes in the need for continuous learning in order to better understand the complex dynamics of development, democracy and globalization. He is currently completing his Masters in Population Studies.
Nontobeko Zuke – Project Administrator
Nontobeko is a driven Accounting professional with over 6 years’ experience in External Auditing, Internal Auditing, Bookkeeping, Financial Accounting and Taxation.
Eligible to register with SAICA as an Associate General Accountant (AGA SA), She holds a BCompt degree from UNISA and has completed CA training at SNG Grant Thornton.