Carole joined the GRI in July 2014 where she worked on the SAHEWS project (Southern Africa’s Hydro-Economy and Water Security). She moved on in August 2016 to take up post as NERC Independent Research Fellow and Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Sustainable Resources at University College London (UCL).


Carole’s research concentrates on the water-food-energy nexus of Southern Africa, and on the socio-economic implications of climate forecasts, regarding natural resources management in particular.

Her doctoral thesis focuses on water resources transfers, through Chinese and international agricultural trade.

Research interests:

  • Environmental engineering
  • Hydrology
  • International economics / trade
  • Environmental policy
  • Climate change mitigation and adaptation



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