Prof. Cristina Trois
Full Professor in Environmental Engineering, and NRF/DSI South African Research Chair in Waste and Climate Change (SARCHI) at the University of kwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa. Prof. Trois has over 20 years of experience in waste management and has been the principal investigator as well as the project coordinator of many feasibility and R&D waste management projects with municipalities in South Africa and Africa. Author of over 100 peer-reviewed publications in high-impact journals; she is a C1 rated scientist with the NRF. She developed and coordinates the first Master Programme in Waste and Resources Management in South Africa.