Arlete Mujacarama

Sponsored By: MPDC

Studying at: Industrial and Commerical Institute, Matola, Mozambique

“In our careers, we do what we know. When we educate ourselves, we do more.”

Quick Fire Questions

Favourite film/TV Programme
Favourite colour
Favourite school subject
Favourite childhood toy
Barbies and bikes
You’ve just won the lottery, what’s the first thing you will buy?
Groceries, clothes and shoes to be able to help some family members who need them. Then save or invest the money in my studies
Where in Mozambique did you grow up?
I grew up in Maputo. During my teens I was raised by both my father and older sister following the passing of my mother.
What’s your most memorable childhood memory?
The best memory of my childhood is when my father taught me how to ride a bike.
Who is your favourite music artist?
I love indie music, folk and pop. I also listen to R&B of The Weekend. My favourite music artist is Rhodes.

“In my life I have always believed that education is the most powerful weapon that we can use to change the world. We start in our minds, and then we shoot to the world.”

What would you like to be doing in 5 years time?
In 5 years I would like to be a qualified professional who can provide knowledge in my area of expertise. I would like to travel the world to increase my knowledge and share my experiences from Field Ready.
What or who is your biggest inspiration?
My biggest inspiration is my father. He never gave up of being who he wanted be or do what he wanted to do, until he got where he wanted to be.
What is your biggest achievement to date?
My greatest achievement till now is being sponsored by MPDC in the program Field Ready.
Finally, what is your most hated food?
Mostly I like to eat everything but I really don’t like okra and broccoli.