MAMBO AMISI MODESTECo-Fouder
Mambo is human rights defender , activist and epidemiologist, co-founder of HODSAS (Man for Rights and Sexual Health), initiative of men, women and transgender in a context of survival sex.
KOUME AKOUA PELAGIEIvory Coast
A sex worker, activist and advocate for the rights of sex workers. She is a co-founder and executive of Conscience et Vie (Consciousness and Life), an Ivorian initiative and identity by and for sex workers.
KHOLI BUTHELEZISouth Africa
Kholi has been a feminist activist since 2002. She is the National Coordinator of SISONKE national movement currently based and fiscally hosted at SWEAT. Sisonke was established in 2003 with Kholi as a founding member, and is a sex work led movement.
BRADLEY NJUKIASECRETARY TO THE BOARD
Brad is the Deputy National Director of KESWA. He has has worked with various organisations in different capacities such as Sex Worker Academy Africa (SWAA-Programme Officer), Ishtar-MSM (Research Assistant) and Hoymas.
HASSNA MURENZIVice Chair
Hassna is the Executive Director and a founding member of Feminist Action Development Alliance (FADA), a sex worker and LBT led organisation in Rwanda. She has been a part of the Rwandan Sex Work and LBT movement for the last 10 years. She is also the Rwandan National Key Informant for the Global Network of Sex Work Projects and the National Coordinator in Rwanda.
HAJJARA SANYUBoard Chair
Hajjara is a sex worker, a queer feminist, a human rights activist and defender. Besides that, she is the Executive Director Lady of Mermaid’s Bureau. She is the alternate representative of Key Affected Population on the Global Fund Uganda Country Coordinating Mechanism, a Board Assistant Treasurer at Most at Risk Populations Network and Community Advisory Board.