About Us

Our Mission

A Stellenbosch community
that works together for the common good

About Us

The Stellenbosch Civil Advocacy Network (SCAN) is a member organisation of various civil society organisations, local government, business and academia working in the socio-economic development field. SCAN’s mission is to encourage collaboration amongst civil society with the aim of serving an inter-sectoral common agenda, advancing socio-economic development through advocacy, networking and information dissemination.


SCAN aims to serve as a network or umbrella civil society body which represents emerging and existing geographical or thematic networks and its organisations in a single entity serving civil society interests, defined through recognized socio-economic development categories as a frame of reference. The network also provides a space of inter-sectoral engagement with the aim of developing shared value and accountability advancing socio-economic development in the demarcated Municipal area of Stellenbosch.


To facilitate collaboration amongst role-players enabling potential integration of development programmes in the Stellenbosch Municipal area and to improve the quality, cost-effectiveness and adequacy there-of.

SCAN Management Committee

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Marli Goussard (Chair)

Social Impact Strategist

From: Ranyaka Community Transformation

Email: marli@ranyaka.co.za
Phone: 084 212 2000


Daniel Thomae (Treasurer)

From: training4changeS
Managing Director

Email: daniel@training4changes.org
Phone: 071 474 6554

Rirhandzu Marivate

Rirhandzu Marivate

From: Living Soils Community Learning Farm

Project Manager: Learning farm

Email: rirhandzu@sustainabilityinstitute.net
Phone: 076 183 0642


Lynette Rademeyer-Bosman

From: At Heart NPO

Managing Director

Email: manager@atheartnppo.org
Phone: 083 589 4798


Mawethu Nyakatya

From: Stellenbosch University
Manager: Research & Partnerships,
Division for Social Impact

Email: nyakatya@sun.ac.za
Phone: 082 262 2116

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Hanli Brink

From: Stellenbosch Network
Managing Director

Email: hanli@stellenboschnetwork.co.za
Phone: 082 536 5847


Paul Roviss Khambule

From: Lokxion Foundation
Managing Director

Email: paulroviss@gmail.com
Phone: 072 610 8441