Board of Governors & Advisors 2017-09-14T18:08:28+00:00

Board of Governors

Glen Tyler (Chairman)

South African team leader for 350.org and has a particular interest in strategy development and NGO operations and governance.

Zunaid Moolla

Economist specializing in economic literacy and research on alternative economics and facilitator with Training for Transformation.

Benita Moolman

Geographer who oversees projects at the Human Science Research Council (HSRC) and has a particular interest in youth-focused and gender-related research. 

Mpumelelo Ncwadi

Environmental Engineer who specialises in stakeholder management processes and environmental management planning.

Jiska De Groot

Researcher at the Energy Research Centre, University of Cape Town that has a keen interest in energy access, poverty and vulnerability. 

Clifford Nxomani

Managing Director of the National Zoological Gardens of South Africa with a wealth of knowledge on policy, strategy and operational processes.

Specialist Advisors

COMMUNICATIONS:
Robert Zipplies

Independent Sustainability Consultant and the editor of the book Bending the curve – Your guide to climate change in South Africa

COMMUNITY PROJECTS:
Gina Ziervogel

Vulnerability and adaptation to climate change

COMMUNITY PROJECTS:
Mpumelelo Ncwadi

Specialties: stakeholder management processes; Environmental Management Planning; & Environmental Engineering

COMMUNITY PROJECTS:
Yvette Abrahams

Gender, Energy and Food Security

POLICY & RESEARCH:
Anton Cartwright

Development Economics, Ethical carbon markets and carbon footprint measurement

POLICY & RESEARCH:
Harald Winkler

Global climate science and Energy policy

STRATEGY:
Clifford Shearing

Inspiration, innovation and focus

STRATEGY:
Mathew van Lierop

Fundraising, partnerships and operations

STRATEGY:
Leonie Joubert

Climate science and Adaptation

YOUNG LEADERS:
Glen Tyler

Club formation and campaigns

YOUNG LEADERS:
Kyla Davis

Club formation and campaigns