Current Research

Sanitation in Primary Schools

Department : Okavango Research Institute

Researcher : Prof. Barbara N. Ngwenya

Start Date: 11.02.2013// End Date: 11.02.2015


Phosphorus Biogeochemistry in Surficial sediments in the Okavango Delta, Botswana (2012-2014). 

Department : Okavango Research Institute

Researcher : Dr Mangaliso Gondwe


Socio-economic and environmental impacts of Jatropha cultivation and biodiesel production in Botswana (2013-2016). 

Department : Okavango Research Institute

Researcher : Prof. Donald L. Kgathi


Ecological Health in Eastern and Southern Africa (ECOHESA). ( 2014-2015)

Department : Okavango Research Institute

Researcher : Dr Olekae T. Thakadu (2012-2016)


Soils, Science and the Politics of knowledge: Perspectives from Scientists and Ngamiland Smallholders on Integrated soil Fertility Management in North-western Botswana. 

Department: Okavango Research Institute

Researcher: Dr Oluwatoyin D. Kolawole


Documentation and Validation of medicinal plants used for managing reproductive health and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in Ngamiland and North-Eastern Botswana 

Departement: Okavango Research Institute

Researcher. Prof. Barbara N. Ngwenya



Past Research

Livestock predation Prof D.L Kgathi

Regional integration of palaeo-environments Dr P. Huntsman-Mapila

Persistent Organic Polutants Prof. W. Masamba

Pesticides in the Okavango Delta Dr P. Huntsman-Mapila

Water and vegetation values Dr G. Mmopelwa

Livestock grazing value Dr G. Mmopelwa

Seasonal floodplains biogeochemistry Dr C.M. Bonyongo

Lake Ngami palaeo-environmental reconstruction Dr P. Huntsman-Mapila

Methane and nitrous oxide fluxes: Botswana Prof. W. Masamba

Calcrete silcrete Prof. S. Ringrose

Botswana Kalahari Transect Prof. S. Ringrose

Floodplain fish ecology Mr K. Mosepele




Geology Related Projects

Anthropology Related Projects