Goitseone Manthata

With an academic background in Demography and Population studies, Goitseone’s research interests focus on social determinants of health amongst marginalised populations living in urban informal areas of Johannesburg. She has worked in the NGO sector for five years primarily with vulnerable women and in HIV advocacy. From her previous work with Doctors Without Borders, as a Data Quality Manager, she generated statistics which were used as evidence for better availability of essential medicines in South African public healthcare facilities. Her previous work experience has primarily focused on working with and representing marginalised groups in the health sector. She holds a Master’s degree in Demography and Population Studies from the University of the Witwatersrand.