Thokozile Madonko
International Politics & Perspectives Programme Manager, Heinrich Boell Foundation Capetown

Thokozile Madonko, also known as Thoko, is the International Politics & Perspectives Programme Manager at the Heinrich Boell Foundation. Making use of her MA in Political Theory, she has worked in the areas of international relations, political theory and social justice and human rights. She has undertaken research and analysis on national, subnational and parliamentary governance, transparency, accountability, corruption and public finance. Thoko served as an organiser for the People’s Health Movement South Africa (PHM-SA) and spent four years at the International Budget Partnership (IBP) as a Programme Officer for its Zambia partnership initiative and was a trainer/technical assistance provider in its training programme. While Thoko is a social justice activist by day, by night she parents an extraordinary rebel girl and writes poetry while plotting the feminist revolution!