Wayne Renkin

For the past 11 years, Wayne Renkin has worked as a practitioner in the NGO sector, seeking to contribute to the transformation of the city and to find pathways out of homelessness  As an activist-scholar, Wayne uses a transdisciplinary approach and a praxis cycle as his research methods.  Wayne, based in Pretoria South Africa, is currently a researcher at the Community Oriented Primary Care Research Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, focusing on primary health care for vulnerable communities with research interests in homelessness, spatial justice, post-apartheid South Africa, liberation theology, urbanisation, urban vulnerabilities, and poverty.

Written by Dan Preston