Nicolas Commeignes

Masiphumelele Branch Coordinator

Nicholas is interested in social development topics and has been involved with IkamvaYouth since April 2009. He started as the Winter School Coordinator at the Makhaza office before coordinating the Masiphumelele Branch till March 2013. He is back in this position since January 2015.

In the past Nicholas has been involved in various youth development projects in France, Latvia and Romania. He also managed youth centres and facilitated numerous leadership trainings.

He graduated with a State certification in social organisation coordination.

His involvement at IkamvaYouth can be summarised by saying that he wants to encourage Youth from Masiphumelele to discover their own potential, so they may bring about positive change for themselves, their family, their community and South Africa.