Team & Contact

Our Location

Directions

The office of fesmedia Africa is located at 95 John Meinert Street, in Windhoek West, near NUST (the Namibian University of Science and Technology). If you are unable to use the map function, please feel free to call our office @ +264 (0)61 417523 and we will happily direct you.

Team

Freya Gruenhagen

Resident Director
freya(at)fesmedia.org

As the Resident Representative of Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) in Namibia, Freya has been heading fesmedia Africa as the Director since June 2019. Besides officially representing FES, her areas of responsibility include the conceptualization of our working lines, team development and overall office and finance management.

Dickson Kasote

Programme Manager
dickson(at)fesmedia.org

As the Programme Manager, Dickson is responsible for conceptualization and implementation of projects and activities. He is also responsible for managing fesmedia Africa’s activities budget, quality management as well as building and maintaining partnerships. Dickson joined fesmedia in February 2021.

Anethe Mtambanengwe

Regional Communications Coordinator: FES Africa
rcc(at)fesmedia.org

Anethe coordinates regional communication initiatives for FES country offices and competence centers in Africa. She plans, design, implement and monitor communication activities in collaboration with the communication focal points to ensure enhanced visibility of the Foundation in the region and globally. Anethe joined fesmedia Africa in January 2021.

Petra von Schumann

Finance Officer
finance(at)fesmedia.org

As Finance Officer of fesmedia Africa, Petra is responsible for all finance related matters of the office.

Petra joined the fesmedia Africa team in August 2022.

Maya Kotungondo

Programme Support Manager
maya(at)fesmedia.org

Maya is responsible for coordinating and managing the main support functions of fesmedia Africa including general administration, assisting with tracking the deliverables of contracts, managing the official zoom meetings for fesmedia and assisting the Finance Officer and Programme Manager to meet BMZ procurement regulations. Maya joined fesmedia in February 2021.

Kisela Swartbooi

Administrative Assistant
kisela(at)fesmedia.org

As an Administrative Assistant, Kisela provides administrative support to fesmedia’s working lines, programmes and activities by assisting the Programme Manager and Programme Support Manager with procurement, documentation and administration of shared folders (server), filing or managing hard copy files related to finance and contracts, managing of publications and library, reception matters, event management, preparing documents for meetings, and any other admin related duties. Kisela joined the fesmedia Africa team in April 2022.

Khadijah C.T. Muntjintja

Public Relations Coordinator
khadijah(at)fesmedia.org

As Public Relations Coordinator Khadijah is responsible for developing brand awareness to enhance fesmedia Africa's brand image. She develops content for and maintains fesmedia Africa’s social media platforms and website. Khadijah is also responsible for drafting press releases and maintaining contact with the media and other key stakeholders. Khadijah joined fesmedia Africa in February 2021.

fesmedia Africa
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung

95 John Meinert Street
P.O. Box 23652
Windhoek, Namibia

+264-61-417523
info(at)fesmedia.org

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