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By Earl Conteh-Morgan, Professor of International Studies, University of South Florida
Stefaan G. Verhulst Co-Founder and Chief Research and Development Officer of the Governance Laboratory, New York University
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Lourens Swanepoel, Associate lecturer, University of Venda
Steven Belmain Professor of Ecology, University of Greenwich
Author Laura Pereira
Researcher/Lecturer at the Centre for Complex Systems in Transition, Stellenbosch University