Sunday, 21 July 2019
Dr Estelle Razanatsoa
Congratulations to Dr Estelle Razanatsoa

Plant Conservation Unit (PCU) Ph.D. student Estelle Razanatsoa graduated from the University of Cape Town (UCT) on Friday 12 July 2019. Estelle was supervised by Associate Prof. Lindsey Gillson (PCU), Dr. Stephan Woodborne (iThemba Lab, Johannesburg) and Dr. Malika Virah-Sawmy (Geography Department, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Humboldt-Universitat zu Berlin).

Publication Date:
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 - 11:15
The PCU gains several new students and staff members

The Plant Conservation Unit is delighted to welcome some new faces to the team.

Publication Date:
Wed, 15 May 2019 - 09:30
A new dot on the Global Malaise Project Map

Efforts in Namibia have added one more point on the map of the Global Malaise Program, joining South Africa, Madagascar, Kenya, Gabon, Cameroon, and Egypt in driving Africa’s contribution to the initiative.

Publication Date:
Mon, 29 Apr 2019 - 11:15
Congratulations to PCU Graduates December 2018

Graduation this year encompassed a range of highlights. Firstly, the official robing of Vice Chancellor  Mamokgethi Phakeng by Chancellor Graça Machel on the 13th December 2018, and secondly, the renaming of the Jameson Memorial Hall to the Sarah Baartman Hall to reflect the history of the people of South Africa. Plant Conservation Unit (PCU) student Glynis Humphrey also graduated on the 14th December 2018 with her doctorate under the supervision of Associate Professor Gillson (PCU Deputy Director). Glynis was among 1885 graduates, 118 doctorates, and 780 Masters students who graduated from the University of Cape Town during six ceremonies this season.

Publication Date:
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 - 14:30