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Mr Edgar Neluvhalani
Chairperson of the Board

Mr Neluvhalani holds a Masters of Arts in Environmental Education and a Bachelor of Education (Hons). He has 26 years of professional work experience in the NGO and Public Sector as an expert in project management, managing small to large projects at local and national levels.

Edgar has spent 13 years of academic research in the sphere of environmental education and indigenous knowledge, participating at a national and international levels.

During his 26 years of work experience in the Public Sector, Mr Neluvhalani has served on a number of Boards of various institutions. He has served on the Boards of three reputable non-governmental organisations in the sphere of Environment and Sustainability; namely, the South African Heritage Resources Authority, My Acre of Africa as a trustee, a Board member of the Environmental Education Council of Southern Africa, and a member of the South African World Heritage Committee.

He has also published a number of papers on various environmentissues, notably contributing to the education sector, where he, on a national level, coordinated and developed resource materials and educator development programmes. Mr Neluvhalani has extensive experience in facilitating and leading environmentally related organisations.

Mr Neluvhalani has previously served as a Non-Executive Director on the Board of Johannesburg Social Housing Company.

Mr Neluvhalani has served as a Non- Executive Director on the Board of Johannesburg City Parks and Zoo since the 16th March 2017.