Professor Maano Ramutsindela is the new Dean of the Faculty of Science
Professor Maano Ramutsindela from the Department of Environmental and Geographical Science is now the Dean of the Faculty of Science
UCT awarded E- waste Green Certificate!
A UCT green success story! We are delighted to be part of an institution that has recently been recognised for its e-waste recycling
EGS students scooped best presentation awards at SASAS 2018 Conference
The Environmental and Geographical Science Department post graduate students and staff recently attended the 34th Annual Conference of South African Society for Atmospheric Science. This year’s conference theme was titled “interactions between the...
Whose nature is it Anyway?
Field trips always provide extra food for thought where debates in the classroom come to life in the face of lived realities in the city
Witness in Nature
Witness Kozanayi (photo attached), a PhD student in the Bio-economy Chair in the EGS Department, was recently featured in a Nature interview about the historical, cultural and spiritual significance of baobab trees across Africa
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Sunday, 27 September 2020
Remapping Africa through peace parks: What future for the continent?

Peace parks and Africa’s Future

Professor Maano Ramutsindela delivered his inaugural lecture, ‘Remapping Africa through Peace Parks: what future for the continent? on 21 February 2018.

Publication Date:
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 - 07:45
Congratulations to our colleagues in the Department of Environmental and Geographical Sciences!

UCT has been ranked among the top 50 universities in the world in three subjects in the 2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject: development studies, geography and sport. A further eight subjects are in the top 100.

Publication Date:
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 - 10:15
The 2017 Society of South African Geographers Student (SSAG) conference

The 2017 Student conference opened with the theme of “Geography and the Environment for Sustainable Development”, hosted by the University of Mpumalanga from the 18th- 21st of June.

Publication Date:
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 10:45
Voices for BioJustice - New Project Launched

The Bio-economy SARChI Chair, Associate Professor Rachel Wynberg, is one of the leaders of a newly initiated project - Voices for BioJustice: Establishing a Community of Practice on Equitable and Sustainable Biodiversity Use and Commercialisation.

Publication Date:
Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 08:45