Dr. Naudé Malan is Senior Lecturer in Development Studies at the University of Johannesburg, South Africa. He was a visiting research fellow at Wolfson College, Cambridge and the Centre of African Studies.
He convenes iZindaba Zokudla (Conversations about Food), a multi-stakeholder engagement project that aims to create opportunities for urban agriculture in a sustainable food system in Soweto. iZindaba Zokudla links those interested in change in the food system, and enables them to commence with complex projects of change.
Naudé has published on the South African social welfare system, agriculture and human rights and recently has developed social methodologies for agricultural development, institutional innovation and technology design for urban and small-farmers.