Sizwe Alexandre Inkingi is an Afropolitan queer, passionate about community building and empowerment.
Sizwe moved to Ottawa, Canada five years ago to complete his tertiary education at Carleton University. He has a bachelors degree in Public Affairs and Policy Management and is currently working for the Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants’ in Toronto as the bilingual coordinator for the Initiatives Espace Positif also known as the Positive Spaces Initiative . This organisation seeks to build the capacity of the immigrant- and refugee-serving sector in Ontario particularly to serve LGBTQ+ newcomers.
Sizwe’s work primarily focuses on strengthening this network of LGBTQ+ newcomer communities to Canada and providing useful resources and tools to the community at large.