The Plant Conservation Unit (PCU) is an African-centred research and postgraduate training unit. It aims to improve the ecological understanding and conservation status of Africa's biomes, and has a particular emphasis on the succulent karoo and fynbos biomes of South Africa.
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About the ADU
The Animal Demography Unit (ADU) aims to contribute to the understanding of animal populations, to improve their conservation. This is done through various programmes that involve citizen scientists, long-term monitoring, research and innovative statistical modelling.
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The University of Cape Town is known for its academic excellence and pioneering scholarship. Through a culture of teaching and learning, UCT strives to turn out graduates who are engaged citizens, able and willing to apply their expertise across the African continent.
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