Neila Manjate

Neila Manjate is the Livelihoods manager at Gorongosa Restoration Project, where she works to lift people living in rural Mozambique out of poverty. With bachelor’s degree in Statistics, a post- graduation in Oil and Gas, and a master’s degree in Sociology, her work focuses on helping disadvantaged people in her country, especially girls and women. Neila says, “I believe my purpose in this life is to help people escape poverty, especially women.”