Josaphat Tjiho – Civic Leadership, Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Josaphat Tjiho is a freelance actor with over eight years’ experience in acting, theatre directing, and script writing.  He is a diploma holder in Performing Arts from College of the Arts Namibia.

Josaphat works part time as the chapter coordinator for the Internet Society Namibia.  As an artist, youth, and human right activist, Josaphat raises awareness and educates the youth on their rights through theatre performances as well as information and communication technology platforms.

Through the Fellowship and the Professional Development Experience, Josaphat hopes to learn how Americans raise awareness and advocate on human rights issues, and how that can be applied to the Namibian system or context.