Hi, and welcome to my blog! ♥️
I’m Zoey Black, a transgender woman of colour living in Cape Town, South Africa. It’s been an incredible journey so far and I’m excited to share my story and experiences with you.
I am a Human Rights Activist, Facilitator and Blogger.
I graduated from the University of Cape Town as a trained professional actress, and am specialised in live performance, production management, public speaking, the ability to network, peer and group facilitation, and has exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.
I work for Gender Dynamix, a non-profit organisation with a focus on championing human rights for trans and gender diverse persons and communities in Southern Africa. I am the the organisation’s National Advocacy Officer and I lead the legal, policy and educational reform initiatives and projects. I am is responsible for conceptualising, implementing and conducting educational workshops and also represent the organisation in various media and political spaces.
In addition, I am studying toward a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) at the University of South Africa (UNISA), with intensions to enhance my capacity to further assist vulnerable persons and communities in accessing their rights, as well as contributing to the development of policy and legislation which will enhance, promote and protect the rights of vulnerable members of society.
My blog focuses on lifestyle and and personal interests, as well as serves to make experiences like mine accessible to people by broadening the narrative of transgender stories.
For socials, I’m mostly active on Instagram, so head there for more video stories and content.
I hope you enjoy your stay here!