Thokozani Simelane

Dr Thokozani Simelane is the Research Director at AISA, he holds a PhD from Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (2005) and is finalizing his second Doctorate in Industrial Engineering through the Durban University of Technology (DUT). He has been recently listed in Marquis Who’s Who in Science and Engineering 2011–2012. He is a member of South Africa’s standing advisory committee on Intellectual Property Rights where he serves as member of the Patents subcommittee. His research interests are in complex system analysis; biodiversity and environmental management; science and technology; industrial engineering, intellectual property development and management; renewable energy and standardization.

Works by this author

Chasing an Elusive Agreement: What Smaller Countries (i.e. G77+China) Need to do to Influence Climate Change Negotiations?

AIDS in Southern Africa Thoughts About its Possible Origins

Factors Determining the Affordability of Renewable Energy A Note for South Africa

Is it Time for African Countries to Harmonise their Intellectual Property Management and Development –Reference to TRIPS Agreement?

Future Directions of Municipal Solid Waste Management in Africa

Beyond the Millennium Development Goals : What Can Africa Expect?

Migration-Induced HIV and AIDS in Rural Mozambique and Swaziland

Gender, Migration and Remittances in Southern Africa

States of Vulnerability: The Future Brain Drain of Talent to South Africa

Migration, Remittances and Development in Southern Africa