As Communications Manager, Aletta is part of the team that leads the development and implementation of GOGLA’s external communication strategy. She works on a number of cross-cutting projects within the organisation, supporting the team with multi-platform digital content production. She is also in charge of GOGLA's day-to-day communication activities, including social media outreach and newsletters.
Prior to joining GOGLA in February 2019 and making her move into the off-grid industry, Aletta worked as a journalist in India where she developed an interest in communication strategies and digital communication. She is also strongly passionate about humanitarian studies, international politics, and gender studies.
Aletta holds the Erasmus Mundus Master’s in Journalism, Media and Globalization – a joint degree from Aarhus University, Denmark, and the University of Amsterdam, Netherlands. She also has a Master’s in Mass Communication from Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication, India, and a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Mumbai University, India.