Gertrude Makomane is a Field Researcher for the MSE Project at the HSRC in South Africa. She completed a diploma in clothing production and a certificate in pre-nursing. She is currently enrolled in a diploma program on logistic management at the University of Johannesburg. Gertrude has 6 years of experience working at the HSRC doing, among other things, data capturing and field research. She joined the MSE project in 2009. She enjoys working as a team member, and she is a hard worker. Gertrude is from Limpopo (Burgersfort) in South Africa.