Sibongani Kayola

Sibongani Kayola

Sibongani is pursuing an MSc in Evidence Based Social Intervention and Policy Evaluation at the University of Oxford. She intends to use this qualification to promote the delivery of community based mental health services in Zambia.

Sibongani graduated from the University of Zambia with a B.A in Psychology in 2013 and went on to work for The Regional Psychosocial Support Initiative (REPSSI), a non-governmental organisation working to lessen the devastating social and emotional (psychosocial) impact of poverty, conflict, HIV and AIDS among children and youth across East and Southern Africa. In her role as Project Assistant and Monitoring and Evaluation Officer she was responsible for project implementation support and the integration of monitoring data into program development and management.