Yaiza is currently doing her PhD. Overall, she is doing a global assessment of the ecological, social and economic impacts of the invasive species Carpobrotus edulis.
University of Western Cape (UWC), South Africa, 2015
Vuyo did her Honours project on the germination and risk of invasion of Cactus pear (spineless Opuntia ficus-indica).
Universidade de Vigo, Spain, 2015
The Honours project of Laura studied the effect of the invasive plant Carpobrotus edulis on the soil microbiota. In this study, Laura also assessed how this effect causes changes in the germination and early growth of native dune plants and ruderal plants.