DP World and Woolworths Introduce Africa's First Axle-Powered Refrigeration Trailer

Woolworths Jan. 30, 2024, 8:03 a.m.

This is a groundbreaking development in sustainability for the transportation industry on the continent.

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Root for a greener future: Plant a tree at Vergelegen this Arbor Week

info@klassikdigital.co.za Aug. 30, 2023, 9:30 a.m.

South Africa celebrates Arbor Week annually during the first week of September, and for the first time, visitors to Vergelegen wine estate in Somerset West will have the opportunity to …

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Seven easy ways to give back to the environment this Mandela Day!

info@klassikdigital.co.za July 12, 2023, 9:12 a.m.

Mandela Day is all about giving 67 minutes make the earth a better place. Thousands of activities take place every year, but if you’ve left it a bit late, or …

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SA Marine Life Drowning in Plastic, Fishaways Launches CSI Initiative

info@klassikdigital.co.za June 12, 2023, 11:13 a.m.

SA’s marine life is drowning in life-threatening plastic waste. As the largest producer of plastic waste in Africa, South Africa (SA) needs to lead the way in reducing the impact …

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Southern Sun and Miss Earth South Africa observe World Oceans Day with beach clean-up

info@klassikdigital.co.za June 12, 2023, 11:03 a.m.

In keeping with the World Oceans Day theme for 2023, Changing the Tides, Southern Sun and the Miss Earth South Africa Leadership Programme

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More than R10 million collected through a buy-back initiative for recyclable material

info@klassikdigital.co.za June 7, 2023, 12:32 p.m.

More than R10 million has been paid out to community members and over 10 million kilograms of waste diverted from landfill by Packa-Ching, a Polyco recycling initiative supported by Shoprite.

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Mpact Recycling celebrates record-breaking 2022 figures ahead of World Environment Day

info@klassikdigital.co.za June 7, 2023, 12:26 p.m.

Mpact Recycling, the collection arm of one of the leading recycling companies in South Africa, Mpact Group, is proud to announce the release of its exceptional 2022 figures.

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Southern Sun and Miss Earth South Africa join forces to celebrate World Environment Day 2023

info@klassikdigital.co.za June 7, 2023, 12:21 p.m.

As Southern Sun continues with efforts to responsibly manage its environmental footprint, the group’s commitment was emphasised this World Environment Day by a community project undertaken with partner

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Herding 4 Health initiative positively impacts people and nature

info@klassikdigital.co.za June 7, 2023, 12:17 p.m.

Conservation International (CI), a non-profit environmental organisation, is working in Southern and Eastern Africa to unlock the potential of rangelands to support economic growth, resilient livelihoods.

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Starbucks South Africa and Daily Peach Team Up for Earth Day 2023 Beach Clean-up

info@klassikdigital.co.za April 18, 2023, 11:15 a.m.

Cape Town, April 2023 - Starbucks South Africa and Daily Peach are teaming up to celebrate Earth Day 2023 by organising a beach clean-up on the 22nd of April 2023.

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National Water Act Training

Khulisa Feb. 10, 2023, 9:15 a.m.

One of Johannesburg’s largest rivers, the Jukskei River needs an urgent intervention to address the continual pollution that threatens it, and to make it safe and sustainable for over 700,000 …

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Vergelegen wine estate celebrates birth of rare baby quagga

info@klassikdigital.co.za Jan. 26, 2023, 12:46 p.m.

Vergelegen wine estate in Somerset West, renowned for its environmental programmes, is celebrating the birth of a young ‘Rau’ quagga, a rare zebra sub-species.

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First functional greenhouse launches inside a mall in South Africa

info@klassikdigital.co.za Oct. 14, 2022, 1:25 p.m.

Rosebank: In a first for South African indoor retail, Cape Town based, artisanal terrarium creator Anea will be launching its products inside a custom, conservatory styled greenhouse.

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International Coastal Clean-up Day celebrates Conservation and Heritage on Robben Island

info@klassikdigital.co.za Sept. 20, 2022, 11:14 a.m.

“My and your relationship with our oceans has to improve fundamentally if we are going to preserve life on this planet as we know it”.

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Spring Garden Showcase

Abalimi Bezekhaya Sept. 20, 2022, 9:29 a.m.

This has been a busy year for Abalimi celebrating 40 years of township farming!

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Why businesses are turning to renewables such as solar to make a positive impact on the world

info@klassikdigital.co.za Sept. 9, 2022, 11:52 a.m.

Reduce, reuse, and recycle may seem like a small act, but it can have a massive impact on protecting the environment and helping the planet.

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TSIBA lays roots for the future to kick-start Arbor Week

TSIBA Business School Sept. 8, 2022, 12:52 p.m.

“The true meaning of life is to plant a tree under whose shade you do not expect to sit.” (Scottish rugby player, Nelson Henderson)

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Bright Green News

info@klassikdigital.co.za Sept. 7, 2022, 11:38 a.m.

"Despite the forecast, live like it's spring." - Lily Pulitzer. In the southern hemisphere, spring is on its way. Spring is the time of renewal. A time of new life …

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Invitation: Arbor Month Media Briefing

info@klassikdigital.co.za Sept. 5, 2022, 8:32 a.m.

The Nelson Mandela Foundation, together with the Green Development Foundation invite you to the official announcement of all activities in marking September as Arbor Month.

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Abalimi Open Garden Awards

Abalimi Bezekhaya Aug. 22, 2022, 11:20 a.m.

As you all know, we are hosting "Open Gardens" in Spring, as part of 40th year roll out! Please circulate this if you can’t help.

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Museum of Plastic 2121 - A Future Without Plastic

info@klassikdigital.co.za July 8, 2022, 3:41 p.m.

Imagine a world where single-use plastics are a thing of the past, and instead of floating around in our oceans, they will only be found in museums.

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Why Technology is Critical to Inform ESG Strategy and How GCX’s Move to Hyperautomation Can Help You

info@klassikdigital.co.za June 29, 2022, 10:55 a.m.

We find ourselves in combustible and confusing times where we have to ask ourselves if we have actually evolved as a species or have we merely become more sophisticated.

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Environmental Education to Change Lives

info@klassikdigital.co.za June 28, 2022, 10:12 a.m.

The Lawrence Anthony Earth Organization (LAEO) implements environmental programs for disadvantaged learners to bring understanding to young leaners about the natural world and their connection to it.

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Woolworths rolls out electric delivery vehicles as part of World Environment Day celebrations

Woolworths June 7, 2022, 11:27 a.m.

After a successful 10-month trial, Woolworths has announced that it will be the first South African retailer to embark on an extensive rollout of electric panel vans (EVs) in partnership …

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World Environment Day : Aquaponics – An African Solution to World problems

info@klassikdigital.co.za June 7, 2022, 10:39 a.m.

As we celebrate World Environment today, it is a sobering thought to think that our world is currently facing the largest food shortage since World War I.

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Invest in our Planet

Balwin Foundation April 25, 2022, 10:16 a.m.

The theme for Earth Day 2022 is "Invest in our Planet," which encourages businesses to adopt more environmentally friendly practices.

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info@klassikdigital.co.za April 20, 2022, 8:46 a.m.

Philanthropic Ferguson Family Invests In our Planet | Mark Ferguson, son of Sir Alex Ferguson (former Manchester United football manager), together with his wife Fiona and their four sons, have …

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UN Process for a Global treaty

info@klassikdigital.co.za March 3, 2022, 9:57 a.m.

Thanks to you and the more than one million people like you who took action, today countries at the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) in Nairobi, Kenya have made great …

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Google.org backs Gold Standard to build digital solutions to help carbon markets work for climate

info@klassikdigital.co.za Feb. 10, 2022, 11:36 a.m.

With fast growth in carbon markets, Google.org Charitable Giving commits $1MM to climate + development pioneer Gold Standard to leverage new technology and governance innovations that unlock highest quality impact …

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Asiberegeni Co-operative upcycles plastic waste

info@klassikdigital.co.za Feb. 1, 2022, 7:32 a.m.

Promoting the diversion of waste from landfill is a government directive, and when EnviroServ Waste Management found themselves with tonnes of a customer’s discarded plastic straps, they set about finding …

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Vergelegen estate tests enviro-friendly gum poles

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Jan. 18, 2022, 7:10 a.m.

Vergelegen wine estate in Somerset West, which has won numerous awards for its commitment to sustainability and biodiversity, is testing a new concept in some of its vineyards....

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Education is key in mobilising SA youth on climate change challenges

ACTIVATE! Change Drivers Dec. 7, 2021, 10:08 a.m.

Encouraging and providing opportunities for the youth to exercise their rights regarding climate change issues, comes down to education.

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Eco-Logic Book Launch: To heal people and planet!

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Nov. 17, 2021, 8:02 a.m.

It is clear that the COP process is yet again failing to deliver what scientists are saying is necessary to avoid catastrophic climate change.

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Young entrepreneur launches recycling centre in Thembisa with Shoprite’s support

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Nov. 9, 2021, 9:21 a.m.

Thabiso Hlongwane (28) launched the first Packa-Ching pop-up buy-back centre, housed in a revamped shipping container, at the Mall of Thembisa last week.

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Packaging innovation is the solution to creating a circular economy

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Nov. 4, 2021, 6:11 p.m.

Manufacturers and retailers are looking to innovation to find sustainable solutions to replace single-use plastic.

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Paarden Island solar project a “step in the right direction” to net zero emissions

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Oct. 20, 2021, 6:20 p.m.

Africa’s largest fishing company has charted an ambitious course targeting zero emissions by 2050 and has just reached a notable waypoint on that voyage.

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PUMA redesigns its shoeboxes to make a positive environmental impact

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Oct. 12, 2021, 5:54 a.m.

Sports company PUMA has introduced a new shoebox design which will save 2800 tonnes of cardboard every year, as part of its sustainability strategy to make a positive environmental impact …

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Ceres invests in a sustainable future by contributing to plastic waste reduction efforts

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Oct. 10, 2021, 5:39 a.m.

Today, Ceres Fruit Juices announced the introduction of an initiative aimed at reducing plastic waste and has invited Craig Foster, award winning producer of the documentary: My Octopus Teacher.......

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Stand out from the herd on 14 October and help raise money for our precious wildlife

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 30, 2021, 9:55 a.m.

If you use your imagination at work, at school and even at home, you can unleash your animal instinct on the World Wide Fund for Nature’s (WWF) #WearItWild Day on …

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Nestlé launches RE Pilot Project empower informal waste reclaimers

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 27, 2021, 8:32 a.m.

Food-manufacturing company hosted the official launch of its RE pilot project in Tembisa, Gauteng on Saturday, 18th September 2021

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Hyde Park Corner puts down roots with tree donation

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 20, 2021, 10:14 a.m.

In honour of Arbour Week, Hyde Park Corner donated 12 Acacia Koorsboom trees to Rays of Hope on Monday, 7 September 2021.

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SANCCOB appoints new CEO

SANCCOB Sept. 20, 2021, 9:51 a.m.

SANCCOB has a new Chief Executive Officer! The Board of Directors has appointed Natalie Maskell to lead SANCCOB and with nine years as Chief Operating Officer and Business Manager at …

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Imperial and Stellenbosch University collaborate on real-world healthcare and climate change

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 16, 2021, 9:39 p.m.

Imperial has embarked on a high-level collaboration with Stellenbosch University (SU) to address real-world problems related to healthcare, as well as climate change in Africa.

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Woolworths Sept. 16, 2021, 9:29 p.m.

In the month of National Recycling Day and World Clean-up Day, Woolworths is expanding its reusable bag collection trial and introducing more recycling vending machines in selected stores.

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riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 13, 2021, 6:04 a.m.

South Africans have long become familiar with the call to recycle their waste.

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Plant a tree for Arbor Month!

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 3, 2021, 10:50 a.m.

It's been a wild 18 months for us all. The isolation, disruption and unpredictability feels overwhelming.

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ORASECOM 2021: an advertising opportunity

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Aug. 17, 2021, 5:16 p.m.

The Enviro Report has been granted the opportunity to be the official film-maker for the ORASECOM 2021 adventure.

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Woolworths Aug. 11, 2021, 7:15 a.m.

These new goals focus on traceability, transparency, circularity, diversity and inclusivity as well energy and carbon emissions.

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Hydrogen & Wind Energy – Energy Technology Event Series

riaan@wecanchange.co.za July 28, 2021, 3:11 p.m.

ASBN has welcomed participants from over 20 countries in this series, a remarkable achievement for a first time virtual conference that will be taking place as a hybrid event in …

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Law enforcement officials harness technology to combat trafficking in shark products

riaan@wecanchange.co.za June 29, 2021, 11:42 a.m.

Recognising the challenges faced by law enforcement officials, WILDOCEANS (a programme of the WILDTRUST) through their ‘Shark & Ray Protection Project’, the Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment (DFFE)....

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#CycleforTrees - Cape Town Cycle Tour 2021

riaan@wecanchange.co.za June 24, 2021, 12:46 p.m.

Combine your passion for making a positive impact on our environment with a historic, world-renowned cycle race and raise vital funds for Greenpop's forest restoration project.

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South African youth call on the President to Listen to the Ocean

riaan@wecanchange.co.za June 17, 2021, 10:50 a.m.

President Cyril Ramaphosa joined leaders from Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the UK, the US and others – in Carbis Bay, Cornwall this past weekend 11th-13th June, for the G7 …

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riaan@wecanchange.co.za June 10, 2021, 8:45 p.m.

Inspiring entrepreneur Sabelo Lindani is the founder and managing director of Contour Enviro Group, a company that specialises in environmental support services such as capacity development and environmental consulting.

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Protecting our natural ecosystems through alternative waste treatment and landfill technology

riaan@wecanchange.co.za June 2, 2021, 3:46 p.m.

One of the greatest environmental challenges of our time, is the waste that we generate. When our waste is not recycled, repurposed, or treated, it can have devastating environmental impacts …

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WWF SA launches "Build Back Better" drive

riaan@wecanchange.co.za June 2, 2021, 3:10 p.m.

Raging wildfires, severe flooding as well as droughts and increasing levels of biodiversity loss, are just some of the crises that have become more frequent due to a warming climate.

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riaan@wecanchange.co.za May 4, 2021, 6:52 p.m.

Social Workers have long been critical to the healthy functioning of societies. Through the years, the important roles they play had to adapt and synchronise with the times.

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riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 26, 2021, 9:38 a.m.

There is no doubt that sustainability has become a crucial consideration for many industries, with businesses globally needing to be increasingly cognisant of their contribution to protecting the environment.

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Engen steps up to support brave Cape Town firefighters and displaced students

Engen April 21, 2021, 8:25 p.m.

Devastated by the fire that broke out on Sunday, caring South African brand Engen offered immediate assistance to emergency staff, fire fighters and displaced University of Cape Town students.

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riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 20, 2021, 10:12 a.m.

Levi’s® is launching a new campaign — “Buy Better, Wear Longer” — that raises awareness and speaks to our shared responsibility on the environmental impacts of apparel production and consumption.

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Levi’s aims to curb the environmental cost of fashion industry

riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 14, 2021, 7:51 p.m.

The fashion industry is a water-thirsty business. From the irrigation of cotton crops to finishing processes and post-purchase washing, 79 trillion litres of water is consumed per year to make …

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CEO's from leading corporations call for increased water stewardship on World Water Day

Woolworths March 23, 2021, 7:40 p.m.

Companies around the world are increasingly recognizing the value of water through working with initiatives like the Valuing Water Initiative - and the impact that water scarcity poses to their …

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Water sustainability becomes the new battleground

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 19, 2021, 9:49 p.m.

Protecting our limited water resources is going to require not only better recycling and reuse, but more effective wastewater management.

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Cold Comfort for Sharks

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 12, 2021, 7:31 p.m.

In November 2020, WILDTRUST submitted a formal Objection to the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification of the South African Hake Trawl Fishery.

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Sign on - South Africa’s oceans need YOU

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 18, 2021, 7:30 p.m.

It has been four months since WILDOCEANS, a programme of the WILDTRUST, caused a stir with the launch of their ‘WE DON’T NEED OUR OCEANS’ campaign.

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New label for certified regenerative farming announces first international pilot farms

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 10, 2021, 7:47 a.m.

Following the recent announcement of its newest label - Certified Regenerative by A Greener World (AGW) - the non-profit farm certifier has selected over 50 farms internationally to join the …

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Risky Business - Is Water Part of Your Business Risk Assessment?

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 3, 2021, 7:33 a.m.

It is not any secret that business and risk go hand in hand. Threats such as IT Security and data theft and critical infrastructure blackouts are unfortunately not new to …

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Tu B’Shvat 2021 | Activating Communities. Localising Impact.

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Jan. 26, 2021, 3:17 p.m.

In honour of Tu B’Shvat 2021, Greenpop & Mensch have organised an online webinar to discuss how the goals of the UN Decade of Ecosystem Restoration can be activated within …

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Abeco Builds its Biggest Tank in Africa

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Dec. 23, 2020, 8:15 p.m.

Abeco Tanks is making waves in the African water storage market as they announce having just completed their biggest tank in Africa.

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You can save the African penguin

SANCCOB Dec. 15, 2020, 8:02 p.m.

With populations plummeting, we believe everything possible needs to be done to prevent the species from going functionally extinct on the West Coast of South Africa in 10 to 15 …

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South African musician uses his voice for the Oceans

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Nov. 25, 2020, 7:49 p.m.

SAMA Award winning musician Matthew Mole recently added his voice to the chorus calling for increased ocean protection within Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) in South Africa, in partnership with local …

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World Fisheries Day: Leading the sustainable fisheries sector

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Nov. 22, 2020, 4:56 p.m.

Safeguarding our fisheries is one of the most important environmental topics of our time. Recent research has alarmingly highlighted that more than two-thirds of the world's fisheries have been over-exploited …

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Intensifying weather events threaten the most vulnerable in Africa

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Nov. 11, 2020, 9:23 a.m.

Weather across sub-Saharan Africa has become more extreme and unpredictable in the twenty-first century because of climate change

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South Africa's borders are open!

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Nov. 3, 2020, 7:15 a.m.

South Africa has opened its borders and allows travellers from all over the world to visit the country again.

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Hungry Lion staff all over the continent participate in World Cleanup Day 2020

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 23, 2020, 11 p.m.

More than 4 000 Hungry Lion Staff proudly took part in World Cleanup Day, which was celebrated on Saturday 19 Sept 2020.

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riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 15, 2020, 3:11 p.m.

Ciovita encourages bicycle users in and around Cape Town to drop off any inner tubes to be disposed of at its concept store in Woodstock, located at 117 Sir Lowry …

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South Africa to host World Waste Congress in 2024

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 10, 2020, 5:27 p.m.

Whether it is the cultural diversity, the beautiful natural landscapes, iconic landmarks or a national recycling rate that is better than Europe’s, SA has been selected as the destination for …

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The sun never sends an invoice!

Salesian Life Choices Sept. 10, 2020, 3:41 p.m.

The Covid-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on most industries, many of which have shed an unprecedented number of jobs since the global outbreak. But the renewable energy sector appears resilient …

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Agricultural Biologicals Could Break the World’s Hold on Synthetic Chemicals in Agriculture

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 8, 2020, 5:36 p.m.

Global agriculture is facing some serious challenges over the next century, with decades of reliance on chemical fertilizers and pesticides beginning to take their toll.

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Listen to the water – a new podcast series

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 4, 2020, 6:58 p.m.

The 12 podcasts feature stories about water across South Africa, and the water heroes and activists behind them. From phosphate mining in the Cape West Coast biosphere to protecting the …

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Another African country bans plastic

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Aug. 28, 2020, 12:15 p.m.

Mozambique is the 35th African country to join the plastic-free movement. Africa is moving forward, nothing can stop us from becoming a plastic-free continent!

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Green Building Council of South Africa Aug. 4, 2020, 5:59 p.m.

We are excited to announce that the "Godfather of Sustainability", John Elkington, will deliver a keynote presentation on Green Swans at the 13th Green Building Virtual Convention, 28 - 30 …

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#WorldRangerDay! We salute you all!

SANCCOB Aug. 2, 2020, 6:24 p.m.

In celebrating World Ranger Day, we honour those who are out in the field, protecting our natural treasures and cultural heritage, tirelessly dedicating their skills and time on a daily …

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The buck stops at Vergelegen!

riaan@wecanchange.co.za July 31, 2020, 5:52 p.m.

An ambitious project for veld management and ecological research, that combines ancient animal lore with state-of the-art technology, took a step forward this week when five eland were released at …

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UN World Wildlife Crime Report makes the case for a new wildlife crime agreement

riaan@wecanchange.co.za July 16, 2020, 8:35 a.m.

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) second World Wildlife Crime Report released on July 10 provides a stark reminder of how wildlife crime threatens to undermine national …

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Are Cans Better for the Environment? ♻

riaan@wecanchange.co.za July 3, 2020, 7:33 p.m.

Pollution, and plastic pollution, in particular, has an extremely detrimental impact on the environment. We believe that individuals can reduce their impact by making better purchase decisions and by supporting …

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Tell Nestlé, PepsiCo, Coca-Cola, Unilever and Mondelēz Int. to stop producing plastic

riaan@wecanchange.co.za July 2, 2020, 7:19 p.m.

The Break Free From Plastic movement will not end until we all see the end of single-use plastic.

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79 African penguin chicks rescued from Bird Island need your help!

SANCCOB June 21, 2020, 6:07 p.m.

You may have heard that our PE centre staff and volunteers have their hands full these days with 79 African penguin chicks rescued from Bird Island.

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20 year Commemoration of MV Treasure Oil Spill

SANCCOB June 19, 2020, 5:58 p.m.

2020 marks the 20th year passed since the MV Treasure sank off the coast of Cape Town, between Dassen & Robben islands, resulting in a major spill of bunker oil …

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TGRC shatters the glass ceiling of recycling achievement

riaan@wecanchange.co.za June 10, 2020, 7:29 p.m.

Amidst the current uncertainty we are operating and living in, we are looking for light at the end of the tunnel. And while our country and the world adapts to …

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riaan@wecanchange.co.za June 5, 2020, 8:32 p.m.

Nederburg Wines has been granted WWF Conservation Champion status, thanks to its far-reaching water stewardship measures that address ways to improve water quality, balance, access, usage, including for sanitation, and …

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The McKenna-Travers Award for Compassionate Conservation - Call for applications 2020

riaan@wecanchange.co.za June 5, 2020, 7:10 p.m.

International wildlife charity Born Free is delighted to announce that applications for the McKenna-Travers Award for Compassionate Conservation (MTA) 2020 are now being accepted.

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Opinion: Dealing with the deadly concoction of disease and disaster

riaan@wecanchange.co.za May 22, 2020, 5:52 p.m.

Today in India and Bangladesh, millions of people are hunkered down in shelters, many with masks on their faces - a chilling reminder of the COVID-19 outbreak that still grips …

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The importance of insuring your green home

riaan@wecanchange.co.za May 1, 2020, 8:26 p.m.

Your power stays on when the neighbourhood’s lights go out. Your showers are hot when those next door are not. You’ve invested wisely in turning your home green, so now …

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What Now, of the Kilimanjaro Mountain Crew?

riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 28, 2020, 3:57 p.m.

How a tiny African non-profit and its Partner climbing companies are taking steps to help the lives of thousands of Kilimanjaro guides and porters during this virus crisis.

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Here's a bird's-eye view of SANCCOB

riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 18, 2020, 6:35 p.m.

There has been a shift in the reality and 'normalcy' we have come to know and we will persevere to rise above it.

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The fantastic four who are no longer in lockdown

riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 15, 2020, 9:04 p.m.

Bringing some much needed good news to these uncertain times, international wildlife charity Born Free

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Instilling an affinity towards recycling in today's youth

riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 8, 2020, 7:22 p.m.

When it comes to recycling, every bit helps. Few things act as a testament to this well-known saying more than the results obtained by participating schools in The Glass Recycling …

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Water scarcity is the next big challenge

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 23, 2020, 6:29 a.m.

There is another crisis looming: that of water scarcity. On 22 March every year the South African government adopts World Water Day as a time to underline the importance of …

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Global Recycling Day 2020: Creating value for the economy and the environment

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 13, 2020, 10:03 a.m.

Recycling is a vital part of the circular economy. It provides material input back into our market and minimises the amount of waste that goes to landfill.

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Next Level Education and Training Expansion for SANCCOB

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 12, 2020, 5:10 p.m.

At the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds (SANCCOB), we have news to share of an incredible new development at our Table View centre in Cape Town.

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Converting waste on Global Recycling Day

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 11, 2020, 11:41 a.m.

Wednesday, March 18, is celebrated the world over as World Recycling Day, On the day, it is important that we all reflect on the role we play every day in …

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Coastal Ghost Teams up with Atholton Primary School and Atlas Copco to Clean Addington Beach

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 25, 2020, 5:27 a.m.

Coastal Ghost (aka Stefan Graunke), together with Atholton Primary and Atlas Copco, teamed up on Thursday, 20 February to clean one of Durban’s landmark beaches namely, Addington Beach which is …

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riaan@wecanchange.co.za Jan. 24, 2020, 5:49 a.m.

Climate change data indicates that South Africa is showing signs of heating at twice the global average. According to The National Climate Change Adaptation Strategy “there is evidence that extreme …

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Meat the Change to change people's meat-eating habits

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Jan. 13, 2020, 9:05 a.m.

The aim of the campaign is to raise awareness of reducing meat consumption, the associated benefits for the environment and human health, and to support the farmers who raise animals …

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Exemplary environmental credentials

Cape Span Oct. 21, 2019, 1:11 p.m.

Dr Paul Clüver, Capespan chairman and owner of Paul Clüver Wines,has been awarded The Drinks Business Lifetime Achievement Green Award at a ceremony in London on 11 February. Read More...

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Local community pressure in Zambia brings a halt to wild animal captures

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 25, 2019, 10:14 a.m.

International wildlife charity Born Free is delighted to announce that local communities in Zambia have prevented the capture of wild animals from South Luangwa National Park, and their transfer to …

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South African NPO wins global Climate Action Award

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 10, 2019, 9:29 a.m.

Cape Town based environmental organisation, I AM WATER, has won the prestigious Beyond Sport “Sport for Climate Action Collective Impact Award”, supported by the Swedish Postcode Foundation, for sharing ocean …

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The Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve says NO to cub petting!

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 9, 2019, 9:02 a.m.

The Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve in the Cradle of Humankind will no longer be offering cub petting to the public, with immediate effect.

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EU must be stopped as they are set to condemn young elephants to a life of hell

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Aug. 23, 2019, 11:35 a.m.

NGOs, celebrities and government representatives worldwide are doing everything they can to sway what could be one of the most controversial decisions in wildlife history.

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