Lucy Rodina is a PhD Candidate at the Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability (the University of British Columbia), Liu Scholar at the Liu Institute for Global Issues and International WaTERS Fellow. Lucy's doctoral research investigates themes in resilience thinking as they apply to urban water governance, with specific attention to water-related risks in Cape Town, South Africa.

Research interests include urban water governance, human right to water, resilience, urban political ecology, social justice and environmental ethics.


  • –present
    PhD Candidate, Water governance, socio-ecological systems, urban water systems, urban political ecology, resilience, South Africa., University of British Columbia