Food and Land Rights Advisor with Oxfam – based in Tanzania
Marc is a South African, currently based in Tanzania, who has worked on development and human rights issues in a range of organisations for over 25 years and has a Masters (cum laude) in Land and Agrarian Studies from the University of the Western Cape. Marc has focused on land rights issues for much of his professional life and is currently Food and Land Rights Advisor with Oxfam. In his role Marc is involved with international advocacy and running several multi-country projects.
While running the Nkuzi Development Association in South Africa Marc set up and oversaw the running of the Nkuzi Law Clinic. He was also the founding Chairperson of the Rural Legal Trust that supports legal services on land rights and related matters in all nine provinces of South Africa. He is married with two daughters.