Leandri has worked at the ACDS since 2012 as a researcher and lecturer. She was involved on various research projects, national and international, where she contributed as a researcher. In 2012 she obtained her Masters degree in Geography and Environmental Management. She is also a lecturer and the Programme Manager of the Postgraduate diploma in Disaster Risk Management. She is currently busy with her PhD focusing on the contribution of Disaster Risk Assessment (DRA) for improved Social Impact Assessment (SIA) in South Africa. Her research interests are in Social Impact Assessments, Disaster risk reduction, sustainable development, environment management, and socio-ecological resilience.
Community-based disaster risk management Book Chapter Forthcoming
Jamba: Journal of Disaster Risk Studies, 2016.
Kotzé, Louis J; Marauhn, Thilo (Ed.): 19 , Chapter 14, pp. 348-376, Brill, 2014, ISBN: 9789004273894.
Journal of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, 12 (1), pp. 193-210, 2013.
Environmental Impact Assessment Review, 48 , pp. 20-26, 2013, ISSN: 0195-9255.