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Sustainability Research Unit

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Prof Christo Fabricius
Leader: NMMU Sustainability Research Unit (SRU)
Tel: 27 44 801 5111
christo.fabricius
@nmmu.ac.za


SRU Coordinator
Tel: 0448015127
corita.loubser@nmmu.ac.za

Community Projects

Working Towards a Community Vision for Landscape Management - Consultation Feedback Report. View our feedback here.

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Research Projects

The SRU collaborates with many institutions and gatekeepers, including the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research; University of Stellenbosch; Rhodes University and the Stockholm Resilience Centre.

 

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About us

The Sustainability Research Unit is home to a group of critical thinkers dedicated to promoting the sustainability and resilience of social-ecological systems. See our strategic plan here.

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Newsletters

Please find our downloadable Newsletters and Highlights by clicking below for more information.

 

 

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Publications

The SRU is constantly embarking on academic endeavours to further various disciplines.

 

 

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Invitation to apply for postgraduate research opportunities:

The role of small towns in the evolving Southern Africa landscape. More Info

INTERESTING LINKS

Resilience Alliance

The Resilience Alliance is an international, multidisciplinary research organization that explores the dynamics of social-ecological systems.

 

 

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Kaaimans-to-Touw Eco-Restoration Forum

The SRU is part of a collaborative project which aims to use the area between the Kaaimans and Touw Rivers as a laboratory to learn about strategies for invasive weed management in a manner that promotes ecological restoration and green economic development.

 

 

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SAPECS

SAPECS is an international, transdisciplinary research program that aims to advance stewardship of social-ecological systems and ecosystem services in southern Africa.

 

 

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