Jacques VAN ZUYDAM

Jacques VAN ZUYDAM

Masters in Sociology (Stellenbosch University, South Africa)

South Africa

Jacques VAN ZUYDAM is the Chief Director of Population and Development in the Department of Social Development in South Africa. His work entails integrating population concerns into the programmes of national government departments, provinces and local governments in South Africa, along with forging relationships with the international community and NGOs to support population and development work in South Africa. His work and research experience encompass social science methodology, population policy, community and intergroup relations, and state transformation. He has a Masters in Sociology and his background includes anti-apartheid activism, social research and community development.