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Gerald Jacobs

Mamelani Projects
Program Manager
South Africa
Gerald Jacobs is the Program Manager at Mamelani Projects in Cape Town, South Africa. The program, advocates for the needs of youth transitioning from alternative care, supports local institutions by strengthening their transitional support services and walks alongside youth as they transition from Child and Youth Care Centres. Gerald is a qualified Social Worker, but claims he was schooled 13 years ago, on the streets of Cape Town while working with children and youth connected to the street . He spends most of his free time hiking or discovering what it's like to be a princess with his two daughters Hannah and Rosa.