Key Note Speaker
Speakers at The International Conference «Join Forces – Tapping youth employability opportunities»
Minister Itah Kandjii-Murangi
Itah Kandjii-Murangi is currently serving as the Minister of Higher Education Training and Innovation in the Republic of Namibia. Kandjii-Murangi attained her first Bachelor’s degree in educational psychology from the University of Botswana (1982), Lesotho and Swaziland in Gaborone, Botswana. She proceeded to do a Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology with emphasis on Career Guidance at the University of Ohio, Athens, U.S.A. (1985), where she also subsequently obtained a Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology (1990).
For her academic and professional life of over three decades, Kandjii-Murangi taught psychology at both the Universities of Botswana and Namibia. She also served in other capacities at the University of Namibia: the Founding Director of International Relations and Exchange Progra ms and Dean of Students and International Programs. While at UNAM, Kandjii-Murangi studied and completed a Master’s degree in Public Policy and Administration (2000) and a B. Juris degree (2012).