Research Partners


York University

  • Patricia E. Perkins | Principal Investigator, Professor | Faculty of Environmental Studies
  • Patricia Figueiredo Walker | Project Coordinator | Institute for Research and Innovation in Sustainability
  • Elizabeth Lorimer | Former Graduate Assistant | Institute for Research and Innovation and Sustainability
  • Alexander Todd | Junior Fellow | Institute for Research and Innovation and Sustainability
  • Aaron Saad | PhD Student | Faculty of Environmental Studies


University of Nairobi

Kilimanjaro Initiative

Kenya Debt Relief Network (KENDREN)


Justiça Ambiental

MuGeDe (Mulher, Gênero e Desenvolvimento)

  • Saquina Mucavele | Executive Director
  • Hélio Divage | Former Research Assistant
  • Fernando Pondeca | Research Assistant

Universidade Eduardo Mondlane

South Africa

South Durban Community Environmental Alliance (SDCEA)

Umphilo waManzi

  • Mary Galvin | Founder and Executive Director
  • Mama Dudu Khumalo | Research Assistant

University of KwaZulu-Natal

  • Professor Patrick Bond | School of Development Studies | Director of the Centre for Civil Society
  • Simphiwe Nojiyeza | PhD Candidate