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Name: Chenai Murata

Research project title: Eco-indigenous knowledge and practices: A study of ecosystem services in rural northern Eastern Cape, South Africa
supervisors: Dr AR Palmer and Dr G Thondhlana
Email: chenaimurata@gmail.com

Name: Esther Ekua Amoako

Research project title: The impact of anthropogenic bushfires on savanna ecosystems: The case of the Northern region, Ghana
Supervisor: Prof James Gambiza
Email: eamoako@uds.edu.gh

Name: Frans Mothupi

Research project title: The contribution of wild edible plants to food security and dietary diversity in rural households, Limpopo
Supervisor: Prof Charlie Shackleton
Email: f.mothupi@gmail.com

Name: Hesekia Garekae

Research project title: Wild plants utilisation along the urbanisation continuum in South Africa

Supervisor: Prof Charlie Shackleton
Email: garekae@yahoo.com

Name: Deo Kujrakwinja

Research project title: Conserving lands and people: Towards transformative adaptive co-management for sustainable landscape conservation in the Democratic Republic the Congo (DRC)
Supervisor:
Prof Sheona Shackleton & Dr Alta de Vos
Email:
 
dkujirakwinja@wcs.org

Name: Enokenwa Ojong

Research project title: A comparative study of gender differentiated use of natural resources in coping responses to climage change and other stressors in South Africa and Cameroon
Supervisor: Prof Sheona Shackleton
Email:
 enokenwao@yahoo.com

Name: Thozamile Yapi

 

Research project title: A systems approach to understanding the social-ecological dynamics of wattles in rangeland ecosystems
Supervisors: Prof Charlie Shackleton, Dr David Le Maitre  and Dr Luthando Dziba
Email: TYapi@csir.co.za

 Name: Buhle Francis‌

Research project title: Socio-ecological effects of Lantana camara in the Kavango-Zambezi  TFCA : Implications for Management in Zimbabwe
Supervisors: Dr Gladman Thondhland & Prof Charlie Shackleton
Email: buhlefrancis00@gmail.com

Name: Soumya Kori

Research project title: Ecology, human use and gum-resin productivity of Boswellia serrata Roxb. in the Western Ghats, Karnataka, India
Supervisor: Prof Charlie Shackleton
Co-supervisor: Dr Siddappa Setty
Email: soumyakori89@gmail.com

Name: Nanamhla Gwedla

Research project title: Addressing barriers and enhancing enablers to tree planting in low-cost housing suburbs: lessons from participatory learning approaches in rapidly urbanising, small, South African towns.
Supervisors: Prof Charlie Shackleton and Dr Lausanne Olvitt 
Email: nhanagwedla@gmail.com

Name: Bukho Gusha

Research project title: Livestock water productivity: Towards improving rural livelihoods from livestock in semi-arid rangelands
Supervisor: Dr A.T. Palmer
Co-supervisor: Dr Mwendera
Email address: bgusha12@gmail.com

Name: Annae Senkoro

 

Research project title: Ethnobotany and conservation biology of Warburgia salutaris (G.Bertol.) Chiov., a threatened medicinal plant species in southern Mozambique
Supervisor: Prof Charlie Shackleton
Email address: asenkoro@uem.mz

Name: Dylan Weyer

Research project title: A participatory approach to identifying future scenarios for a large scale dam development embedded in a complex, social-ecological system in the Eastern Cape: Implications for optimal managment practices
Supervisor: 
Dr Alta de Vos
Email address: d.weyer@ru.ac.za

Name: Mwazvita Dalu

Research project title: Linking livelihood and landscape assets, responses and adaptive capacity to livelihood outcomes of agricultural communities in the Eastern Cape in the face of climate change
Supervisor:  Prof Sheona Shackleton
Email address:
 smazvita@gmail.com

Name: Robyn Tourle

Research project title: Pollination ecology of culturally important thicket plant species
Supervisor: Prof Charlie Shackleton & Prof Craig Peter
Email address:  
robyntourle@gmail.com

Name: Jessica Cockburn

Research project title:  Shifts to stewardship in multifuncitonal landscapes in South Africa: Understanding social and institutional changes processes
Supervisor: Dr Georgina Cundill
Email address: jessicacockburn@gmail.com 

Name: Worship Mugido

Research project title: The contribution of NTFPs to rural livelihoods and their price determination in different agro-ecological zones of South Africa.
Supervisor: Prof Charlie Shackleton
Email address: g14m8548@campus.ru.ac.za

Name: Angelina Martins

 

Research project title: The role of palm species Hyphaene coriacea and Phoenix reclinata in local livelihoods in the Zitundo area, southern Mozambique
Supervisor: Professor Charlie Shackleton
Email: angelina.martins@uem.mz

Name: Mashoko Stephen Grey

Research project title: Missing the ingredient - rethinking drought disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation: a case study of Chirumhanzu District, Zimbabwe
Supervisor: Professor Sheona Shackleton
Email: mashokogs@yahoo.com

 

 

 

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