Research & Project Outputs
Research papers, published research and project documents
Article by Mark Swilling in the Heinrich Boll Foundation publication Perspectives based on his speech at the Africa Union Summit of Ministers of Economics and Finance in Abuja, February 2014
Andreas Muhar, Jan Visser and John Van Breda - Experiences from establishing structure inter- and transdisciplinary doctoral programmes in sustainability: a comparison of two cases in South Africa and Austria. Published in the Journal of Cleaner Production, this article brings together work led by John Van Breda working closely with Mark Swilling in the SA context to set up the transdisciplinary doctoral programme in the TsamaHub, School of Public Leadership
Course Outline for macro-economic training course delivered in partnership with Quantum Global Research Lab
Report on the systems dynamics modelling that a SI/SPL team did for the South African Government, supported by the United Nations Environment Programme. Provides a framework for analysing the practical implementation of green economy policies.
Claire Mollatt - Smart Waste Management Reform in South Africa: Community Engagement in a Western Cape Informal Settlement. This article was published in Good Governance Worldwide (http://www.aspaonline.org/global/). It is based on the author's Mphil thesis.
Summary of City-Level Decoupling Report
Report prepared for the International Resource Panel compiled by an SI team. The report was launched in March 2013 jointly by the Director of UN Habitat, Director of UNEP and the Secretary-General of ICLEI.
SI Projects contributed significantly to the ideas and the research that went into the compilation of 2014 State of African Cities Report that focuses on the urban transition that is needed in Africa.
Making sense of undernutrition and overconsumption: Agenda-setting for sustainability in the South African food sector. Food system series: Paper II. Compiled by SI Projects, Sustainability Institute, for Ernst and Young, 2014.