our teams


Taro Yamauchi

Prof. Taro Yamauchi is a human ecologist whose research interests include water, sanitation, hygiene, and participatory action research, particularly with local children and youth.


Sikopo Nyambe

Akira Sai

Jessy Zgambo

Joy Sambo


Catherine Sutherland

Catherine Sutherland is an urban geographer specialising in environmental, water, sanitation and climate governance, with a focus on informal settlements and peri-urban areas in Durban. 

Leocadia Zhou

Dr Zhou is a holder of a PhD in Geography & Environmental Science. Currently, she is the Director of the UFH Risk and Vulnerability Science Centre (RVSC) under the Faculty of Science & Agriculture.

Sibongile Buthelezi


Wellington Masamba

Professor Wellington Masamba is the Head of the Department of Chemical and Forensic Sciences at Botswana International University of Science and Technology. 

Lemme P. Kebaabetswe

Thato Mosii

Vincent Lenyeletse Basupi


Charles Michelo


Charles Michelo is a Professor of Epidemiology and the Director of the Harvest Research Institute at Harvest University. 

Progress Nyanga

Joseph Zulu

Chisala Meki

Limpo Sikuleka

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