Tumi Malope

PhD student


Project title: Power struggles: An exploration of the contribution of renewable energy to sustainable development, decent work and the “just transition” through a case study of wind farm development outside Loeriesfontein, Northern Cape Province (2011-2020)

Boitumelo James Malope is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Stellenbosch in the Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology.  His areas of interest are labour markets and youth unemployment. He was previously at the University of Pretoria where he did his BA (2010), Honours (2013), and Master’s (2016).   Keywords: Sustainable Development; Renewable Energy; Political Economy.