Profile & Biography Of Emma Theofilus The New Youngest Minister In Namibia
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Who Is Emma Theofilus
Emma Theofilus is a lawyer and social justice advocate with a demonstrated track record of working in the legal services and advocacy industry.
She is skilled in public speaking, legal research, public relations management, gender equality and children; and youth activism. Attribute of strong diplomatic skills, Emma is shaping the world through the Global Shapers at the World Economic Forum Windhoek Hub.
Early Years & Education
Emma did her National Senior Secondary In Khomas High School – 2010 – 2014
She obtained her LLB (Honours) Degree from the University of Namibia and Diplomas in Business Management and Afrikan Feminism and Gender Studies.
Work Experience & Her Political Career
To monitor the changing higher education landscape in Namibia in terms of the new improved mechanisms that have been put in place in the sector and which drive and assure quality in Namibian institutions of higher education.
Emma is a Board Member of National Council of Higher Education – December 2017 – 2020
She is a Co-founder of Southern African Alliance on Youth Emplooyment – Namibian Chapter – September 2017 -2020
She is a Youth Commissioner – Namibia National Commission for UNESCO – Octorber 2017 – 2020
Deputy Speaker Childeren’s Parliament Of The Republic Of Namibia – May 2015 – 2020
GBV 106 Tool Free Champion a Lifeline & Childline and USAID Memeber – Nov 2015 -2020
Emma did her National Senior Secondary IN Khomas High School – 2010 – 2014
She obtained her LLB(Hons) in Law from the University of Namibia, making her the youngest minister as well as member of parliament.
Currently she was made the Deputy Minister of Information and Communication Technology Namibia in 2020
Licenses & Certifications
Diploma in Business Management
Issuing authority Amity University
Issued date and, if applicable, expiration date of the certification or license Issued Jun 2017 No Expiration Date
University of South Africa
Diploma in African Feminism and Gender Studies
Issuing authority University of South Africa
Issued date and, if applicable, expiration date of the certification or license Issued Mar 2015 No Expiration Date
Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture
Namibia Senior Students Certificate (Higher Certificate)
Issuing authority Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture
Issued date and, if applicable, expiration date of the certification or license Issued Jan 2015 No Expiration Date
Emma Theofilus Signs Her Way Into The Ministerial Office