Samantha is an African ecofeminist activist with three decades of experience on the land, agrarian and extractives terrain. She has worked as a field worker, researcher, campaigner, strategist and programme manager in local, South African, African and international organisations. And she has consistently volunteered her time and skills to movements, solidarity efforts, campaigns and support organisations working on VAW. She is the founder of WoMin, which launched in late 2013, and currently serves as Director, Head of Programmes and Fundraising lead. She has a Masters in Development Studies from University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa.