Keneuoe Maphosa is a Mosotho. She joined University of Pretoria in January 2020 as a PhD Development Studies candidate. Her research interest is in migration, specifically the changes in migration trends and her main focus is on Basotho women informal cross border traders. Her work experience includes working as a field officer with the Disaster Management Authority of Lesotho, Research Assistant under University of Botswana and Monitoring and Evaluation Officer and consultant for the Botswana National Sport Commission (BNSC) and Botswana Network on Ethics, Law and HIV/AIDS (BONELA). She has also worked as a consultant data clerk with African Comprehensive HIV/AIDS Partnerships (ACHAP). She has an MA in Development Studies from the University of Botswana and Postgraduate Diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation obtained from the Institute of Development Management (IDM) Botswana.