About Dr Madri Jansen van Rensburg is a research and consulting psychologist doing research, monitoring and evaluation and organisational development work. She mainly works in countries in East and Southern Africa. She works on individual, group, community and country level and has conducted various multi-country and cross-cultural studies including studies across all African regions. Her research interests include Children’s Rights, HIV and Gender, using participatory and mixed methods approaches. She has a special interest in resilience of communities and individuals facing adverse conditions. She has completed various evaluation studies for public, private and civil society.