Gerson Shikukumwa

 

Biography

Gerson grew up in Oshuuli village, in northern Namibia. He has a BA (Hons) in Public Management from the University of Namibia. Witnessing the challenges faced in both urban and rural areas in terms of housing and sanitation has sparked his passion for urban and rural development. He believes that by addressing these issues he can contribute to the achievement of the UN SDGs 11 and 17. He is pursuing an MA in Political Science in order to contribute to evidence-based policies that address social injustices related to housing and sanitation.