Informing the Future for a Sustainable African Mountain City

The ARU team on the Qwaqwa Campus has made great strides in changing Phuthaditjhaba’s trajectory of hopelessness and despair to bringing together citizens to create a sustainable future. 

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The ARU team

Developing a mountain-research ‘community of practice’ in Africa

The team at the Afromontane Research Unit (ARU) comprises a core of ARU research champions, postdoctoral research fellows, and postgraduate students.

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Mont-aux-Sources (MaS) LTSER platform
LTSER platform producing solutions to sustainability challenges.

The MaS-LTSER will be driven by local challenges and research questions ...

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Contact us

Sithando Jwara

Administrator: Afromontane Research Unit
Private Bag X13, Phuthaditjhaba, 9866, Republic of South Africa
T: +27 58 718 5271
C: +27 73 512 7671