Courtney Cupido obtained her LLB Degree from the University of the Western Cape in 2016, after which she attended UCT’s School for Legal Practice which solidified her interest in human rights law and social justice. During her studies she was a member of the Street Law Society, the Institute of Justice and Reconciliation (Ashley Kriel Youth Development Programme) and Activate Change Drivers. Her involvement with these initiatives ignited her passion to uplift communities and to develop young people.
Zunaid Latief graduated with an LLB degree from the University of the Western Cape in 2016. He is currently an alumnus member of the HCI Foundation, where he has participated in a number of community outreach programmes, including feeding schemes in some of Cape Town’s most poverty-stricken areas. One of his primary goals in life is to educate and assist underprivileged and previously disadvantaged communities, especially on the Cape Flats, where the lack of access to justice and general lack of legal assistance is prevalent.