Wieland Gevers


Wieland Gevers is Emeritus Professor of Medical Biochemistry at the University of Cape Town (UCT). He was Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor responsible for planning and academic process at the University of Cape Town […]

Towards a Low Carbon City: Focus on Durban


Climate change is one of the most significant global issues of our time. Its importance to the continent of Africa rests on the vulnerability of its population to the impacts […]

Technological Innovations for a Low Carbon Society Conference

 8 – 9 October 2012 Presentations:  Innovation processes in South Africa: How is technology driving growth   Keynote address:  Contextualising the need for low carbon technological innovation?  Mr Peter Lukey, Department of Environmental […]

Nuclear Energy Safety Symposium

13 October 2011 Presentations:  Disarmament and Global Threat Reduction in the Context of a Growing Nuclear Power Industry Ms Anne M. Harrington Nuclear Energy – Understanding Risks Mr Phumzile Tshelane […]

Anna Coussens

anna cousins

Dr Anna Coussens is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Cape Town. She received her PhD from Queensland University of Technology, Australia, in developmental molecular biology. After her […]

Mohlopheni Jackson Marakalala

Dr Mohlopheni Jackson Marakalala

Dr Mohlopheni Jackson Marakalala obtained BSc and BSc (Hons) degrees in biochemistry at the University of Limpopo in 2003. As a Canon Collins Scholar he commenced an MSc Med in […]

Samantha Barichievy


Dr Samantha Barichievy recently joined the Synthetic Biology European Research Area as a postdoctoral fellow to undertake research in gene expression and biophysics. The aim of the group is to […]