Humairaa Mayet is currently working toward a Master's degree in International Relations at the University of the Witwatersrand, after having completed her Bachelor of Arts and Honours degrees at Wits. Humairaa has a committed interest in the Social Sciences and hopes to pursue a career in the academy. Deeply passionate about issues of social justice, Humairaa works with several political organisations, including the South Africa Boycott, Divest, Sanction Coalition (BDS), the Workers and Socialist Party (WASP), and the Socialist Youth Movement (SYM). She is also the chairperson of the Wits Palestine Solidarity Committee (PSC) and has served on multiple school councils. As a freelance writer Humairaa contributes monthly pieces to To EmpowHER, a women-led publication, and 25OneHundred, a youth collective. Humairaa seeks to bring about positive change in any and all of the spheres in which she finds herself and looks forward to working with ASRI, an organisation which has values which strongly align with her own.