Apply Now

Professor Witness Mojeremane


Professor Witness Mojeremane

Head of Department

Faculty of Natural Resources
Department of Range and Forest Resources (RFR)

Private Bag 0027 Gaborone

Name: Witness Mojeremane

Designation:  Professor  

Head: Department of Range and Forest Resources

Faculty Name: Natural Resources

Address: Private Bag 0027 Gaborone

Telephone: +267 3650130 

Mobile: +267 76320640

Email address:;wmojeremane@yahoo.cocom


  • PhD in Ecology and Resources Management, The University of Edinburgh, 2009.
  • PhD topic: Effects of site preparation for afforestation on soil properties and greenhouse gas emission.
  • MSc in Tropical Environmental Forestry, University of Wales, Bangor, 2002.
  • BSc (Honours) in Forestry, University of Wales, Bangor, 1999.
  • Diploma in Human Resources Management, Botswana College of Distance and Open Learning (2013).
  • Diploma in Forestry, Lesotho Agricultural College, Maseru, Lesotho, 1989.


Forest and Range Policy and Administration

Forest Fire and Other Damaging Factors

Integrated Natural Resources Management.


Current Research Projects

  1. SASSCAL II SUSTAIN Subproject I: Sustainable Food Security and Woodland Utilization for Drought-Prone Communal Areas under Climate Change in SADC Countries (SUSTAIN). Subproject D: Assisted legume tree regeneration for sustainable forests and woodlands
  2. National survey of diversity, importance, host-specificity, and negative impacts of mistletoes in Botswana; and
  3. Livelihood diversifying potential of camel-based food security and climate-smart sustainable development in Botswana.