Tilda Nkomo

Her current research examines the relationship between artisanal mining and violence in Kwekwe from 1980 to 2022. Her dissertation seeks to examine the various dimensions of local (community) and national-level violence and how they manifest in the social and political activities of everyday Zimbabwean life.

Dineo Skosana

Dineo Skosana is a senior researcher and coordinator of the coal mining project which investigates South Africa’s transition from coal to renewable energy at SWOP. In the project, she investigates mining-induced dispossession- which is central to rationalising amongst other reasons, why the transition from coal mining and burning is necessary.