Policy Development and Advocacy (PDA)
Nabeelah Mia is a 2016-2017 UCLA-Sonke Health and Human Rights fellow, slated to earn her LL.M. from UCLA in 2017. She earned her Bachelor of Social Science in Psychology and Law in 2009 and her Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) in Psychology in 2010, both at the University of Cape Town. She then earned her Bachelor of Laws at the University of Cape Town in 2012. Prior to attending UCLA, Mia completed her articles of clerkship at Webber Wentzel, a South African law firm, in 2013 and was appointed as an associate in the Corporate Practice department in 2015. Her areas of interest include sexual and reproductive health and rights, with a particular emphasis on adolescents, as well as on prison advocacy and reentry services.