Botswana-UPenn Partnership

Josephine Rantsiapana

Josephine is the Executive Assistant to the BUP Director and the Operations Assistant to the Global Health and Operations Officer. She does scheduling and travel for the Executive Director, update the company website, keep track of funding opportunities (grants, private philanthropy), maintain listing / collective awareness of meetings/symposia and conferences (national and international) She started out as a government intern at Botswana Upenn Partnership working under the Global Health office. Josephine provided administration support in scheduling and arranging accommodation, collection and departure of all visitors from and to the airport. She also helped orientate all visitors and students in safety, security and living in Botswana.Josephine has Bachelor’s degree in Tourism management from Limkokwing University of Creative Technology. She enjoys cooking, going to church and networking.