SAPECS is an international, transdisciplinary research program that aims to advance stewardship of social-ecological systems and ecosystem services in southern Africa.

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MSc or MA bursary: Bio-Cultural Values and Sense of Place

  MSc or MA bursary available 2014 – 2015:¬†One Masters level bursary (R80 000 pa with additional funding for field costs) is available for an exciting interdisciplinary project in the Eastern Cape and Cape Town, and based at Rhodes University in Grahamstown. Title: Bio-Cultural values and sense of place: implications for personal well-being of urban […]

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Post-graduate opportunities: Risk and Vulnerability to Climate Change

Social-Ecological Risk, Vulnerability and Adaptations to Climate Change in the Garden Route This three-year programme is a collaboration between leading social and ecological scientists at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University and CSIR, South Africa, University of Exeter in the UK, Arizona State University and CIRAD, IRSTEA and CFE in France. We wish to assess actual and […]

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