POLLEN 2020 CONFERENCE: Contested Natures: Power, Possibility, Prefiguration
Stef Borchardt, Tumi Malope and Michela Marcatelli are convening 2-panel sessions on Towards a political ecology of renewable energy at the Third Biennial Conference of the Political Ecology Network (POLLEN) virtual conference, 22-25 September 2020
News: IMPACT OF COVID GRANTS ON HOUSEHOLD INCOMES IN LOERIESFONTEIN
Jan Vorster and Cherryl Walker’s report on the positive impact of SASSA’s covid grants on household income poverty in Loeriesfontein (Daily Maverick, 13 July 2020) is available on the Research Outputs pageVIEW POST
Congratulations to Renelle Terblanche and Charmaine Manyani
Dr. Renelle Terblanche and Dr. Charmaine Manyani's dissertations are now available to download on our RESEARCH OUTPUTS page
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Congratulations to Dr. Terblanche
Dr. Renelle Terblanche appeared in the Rapport on the 31st of May 2020.
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Report on our household survey of Loeriesfontein
The Afrikaans and English version of the Report on our household survey in the small Northern Cape town of Loeriesfontein (2019) is now available under 'Research reports' on our 'Research Outputs' page.
Congratulations to Charmaine Manyani and Renelle Terblanche for successfully completing their PhD dissertations; both will be graduating in March 2020VIEW POST
Well done to Charmaine Manyani and Renelle Terblanche for successfully defending their PhD dissertations in their recent oral examinations; we look forward to posting their work on this site once they have formally graduated in the first term of the 2020 academic year.VIEW POST
KAROO FUTURES: ASTRONOMY AND ITS IMPACTS
South African Astronomical Observatory, 21 November 2019 8:30-1:30
Registration is required but free at www.astro4dev.org/karoo-futures/.
25 October Symposium, Cambridge University, UK
Cherryl Walker & Davide Chinigò are participating in a symposium on 'Karoo Futures: Astronomy in Place and Space', to launch the Journal of Southern African Studies special issue they have edited with Saul Dubow.VIEW POST
24 – 26 October African Studies Association of Africa conference, Nairobi, Kenya
Tumi Malope is presenting a paper on his research on renewable energy and 'decent work' in Loeriesfontein in the Northern Cape.VIEW POST