Stha is a feminist activist, researcher, and development practitioner with over 16 years’ work experience on land, food and water justice, nature conservation, environmental and climate justice, feminist organising and social movement building. She is also a popular educator and trainer, academic mentor, writer, process and strategic facilitator for social movements and civil society organisations. She has worked with rural and urban movements in Southern Africa, managed and coordinated research, managed grants, developed monitoring & multi-modal learning tools for international organisations & grassroots movements. She holds two Masters’ degrees and is currently completing a PhD in land and agrarian and environmental studies. She serves on several national boards of organisations that focus on LGBTIQ+ rights, environmental & land justice, food & seed sovereignty and on governance of the commons.