Environmental Project Officer
“I am extremely passionate towards the environment, especially caring and managing it for the good of humanity."
Priya Pillay joined the SDCEA team in 2012 after successfully completing a bachelor's degree in Geography and Environmental Science Management at the University of Kwazulu-Natal (UKZN). She is currently in her last year of obtaining her second qualification in Occupation, Health, and Safety Management from University Of South Africa (UNISA). Her main projects at SDCEA include the Port Developments, and the Clairwood Racecourse property. Additionally, Priya works on climate change and adaptation techniques, infrastructural development and its impacts on the environment in relation to society, and environmental impact assessments. She also works on enivronmental education, creating awareness amongst youth through workshops, curriculum development, and youth programes.