Feresu (PhD 1980, U. of Leicester, UK; Postgraduate Course in Development, Policy, Planning and Management, 2002, U. of Birmingham, UK) is Director, Inst. of Environmental Studies, U. of Zimbabwe; Fellow, Zimbabwe Acad. of Scs.; past member, Research Council of Zimbabwe; former Fulbright Sr. African Research Fellow; Member, Intl. Comm. on Atmospheric Chem. and Global Pollution; Member, Steering Ctee., Global Atmosph. Pollution Forum; Edit. Advisor, Natural Resources Forum, a UN Sust. Development journal; JRS Biodiv. Foundn. Board Member; Former Chairman, Board, SIRDC Zimbabwe; Member, Board of Trustees, IFS; Member, Adv. Ctee. for Strengthening Science for Women, J.F. Kapnek Charitable Trust. Her prizes include: RCZ; IFS/King Baudouin Award; IFS/DANIDA Award.