Catrina Laura Godinho

PhD Candidate at the University of Cape Town

Catrina Laura Godinho

Catrina Godinho is a Research Associate and PhD Candidate at the University of Cape Town (UCT), South Africa. She also holds the position of OIES-Saudi Aramco Fellow at the Oxford Institute of Energy Studies (OIES) at the University of Oxford, United Kingdom and is a Fellow at the Energy for Growth Hub think tank.

Catrina focuses her doctoral research on the political economy of power sector reform and development, with special attention to the Sub-Saharan African experience with or through in-depth case studies in Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda.

Alongside her doctoral studies, Catrina’s international research and advisory work has included contributions to the World Bank’s Rethinking Power Sector Reform project, the DFID funded Energy and Economic Growth (EEG) project and the Economic Development and Institutions (EDI) project, and AFDB’s Revisiting Reforms in the Power Sector in Africa. In South Africa, Catrina has worked on issues relating to energy security, decarbonisation and climate change policy, and state capture and governance in the power sector. Catrina was a member of the South African UNFCCC delegation, working on issues relating to capacity building, technology development and transfer, and scientific review, in 2014 and 2015.

Catrina is currently undertaking research on the political economy of a South African energy transition.

In unserem Online-Event nächste Woche am Donnerstag, den 3. Dezember schauen wir uns zusammen mit @agoraverkehr an, wie der deutsche Verkehr bis 2050 klimaneutral wird. ⚡️🚗 Hier geht's zur Anmeldung agora-energiewende.de/veranstaltunge… twitter.com/agoraverkehr/s…

Jetzt noch anmelden zum digitalen Deepdive am Donnerstag um 11 Uhr: Was passiert mit dem #Stromsystem in einem Klimaneutralen Deutschland? Mit @VDMAonline @Prognos_AG und unserem Kollegen Thorsten Lenck. #klimaneutral2050 agora-energiewende.de/veranstaltunge… pic.twitter.com/z3T7Xg1Ieu

EWE AG
EWE AG

@EWE_AG

19 November

Die #Energiewende braucht neue Windstärken und #Windausbau an Land braucht Rückenwind. Die Vorschläge für „Sofortprogramm für Windenergie an Land“ von Agora Energiewende zeigen mögliche Richtungen auf. agora-energiewende.de/veroeffentlich… @AgoraEW pic.twitter.com/hrG6fJSmv3

Stay in touch. Subscribe to our newsletter.

]>