Name: Patrick Bond
Organisation: University of KwaZulu-Natal
He is one of the founding members of the Global University for Sustainability.
- Combining political economy and political ecology in his research and applied work, while challenging unjust power relations – in part by understanding how social, labour and environmental movements demand and fight for change
- Professor of political economy at the University of the Witwatersrand School of Governance in Johannesburg, following a 2004-16 period directing the University of KwaZulu-Natal Centre for Civil Society in Durban
- His studies presently address economic crisis from global to household scales; environment especially energy, water and climate change; social mobilization and public policy advocacy; and geopolitics (especially rising powers), and his publications address contemporary problems in South Africa, Zimbabwe, the African continent, the BRICS bloc and global-scale processes.
Articles:Bond Galvin 2019 Water, food and climate commoning (175.5 KB) 2019-04-17
Bond 2017 The commoning of medicines and water in SA - chapter in Westra et al (54.4 KB) 2019-04-17
Patrick Bond_Salute to a giant African academic (86.6 KB) 2018-08-20
FSM 2015 P. Bond Afrique du Sud F (393.3 KB) 2016-11-04 Author: Patrick Bond .
Agenda WFA TWF at Tunis 2015 English REV (20.0 KB) 2016-11-03
climate justice articles (5.0 MB) 2015-03-24 Author: Patrick Bond.
Climate Justice Articles (5.0 MB) 2015-03-20 Author: Patrick Bond.