Brigalia Bam (born 1933) is a South African Anglican women’s and social activist and writer.
Brigalia Bam Age
She was born in the year 1933 in the former Transkei, in the Eastern Cape.
Bam began her career as a teacher, but she went on to get additional training in the fields of social work, communication, and management in South Africa and overseas.
She is a licensed social worker with a master’s degree in social work from the University of Chicago.
Bam has held a variety of positions around the world. She worked with the International Food and Allied Workers Association in Geneva as the Africa Regional Secretary and Co-ordinator of the Women’s Workers’ Program.
She has coordinated the International Training Institute and Program of the World Young Men’s Christian Association, as well as its associate, the Development for Human Rights.
She was also the Executive Program Secretary for the World Council of Churches Women’s Department. Between 1994 and 1999, Bam served as the General Secretary of the South African Council of Churches.
She has an estimated net worth of $200,000