News and updates from the continent

24 Hours of Reality webcast event broadcast from Paris

24 Hours of Reality webcast event broadcast from Paris

Oct 29, 2015

Together with former US Vice President and Climate Reality Chairman Al Gore, South Africans will add their voices to the global chorus demanding climate action.

DEA celebrates 20 years of Working for Water

DEA celebrates 20 years of Working for Water

Oct 29, 2015

Since the inception of the WfW programme in 1995, the family of Natural Resource Programmes have together created more than 227 100 person-years of employment across South Africa.

Euromonitor International: State of green cleaning in Africa

Euromonitor International: State of green cleaning in Africa

Oct 29, 2015

Reports shows that bleach is a very popular in South Africa during 2014, with many low-income households using bleach as a multi-purpose cleaning product. This is not good news for health . . .

Eco-mobility, public transport on GBCSA agenda

Eco-mobility, public transport on GBCSA agenda

Oct 29, 2015

Organisers of the country’s top sustainability event, the Green Building Council South Africa, have convened a panel of experts to discuss eco-mobility in South Africa’s cities and the search for sustainable transport solutions.

Industry calls for lower prices of eco-innovation

Industry calls for lower prices of eco-innovation

Oct 22, 2015

“The commercial application of knowledge to develop products and processes that contribute to sustainable development, must not price itself out of the market.” ~ Frans Pienaar, Chairman, Inyatsi Construction