LEGAL PROTECTION FOR SOUTH AFRICA’S STRATEGIC WATER SOURCE AREAS

2021-02-24T14:44:42+00:00

LEGAL PROTECTION FOR SOUTH AFRICA’S STRATEGIC WATER SOURCE AREAS Photo Credit: WWF Ten percent of South Africa’s land area, mostly in the high mountain catchments along the eastern escarpment, generates 50% of the volume of water in all our river systems. This was identified in a

LEGAL PROTECTION FOR SOUTH AFRICA’S STRATEGIC WATER SOURCE AREAS2021-02-24T14:44:42+00:00

NEW GUIDE ON LEGAL AND ETHICAL BEHAVIOUR AROUND MARINE WILDLIFE

2021-02-24T14:57:44+00:00

NEW GUIDE ON LEGAL AND ETHICAL BEHAVIOUR AROUND MARINE WILDLIFE Photo Credit: Edwards Raggy Charters While there is nothing quite like the thrill of encountering a whale or a pod of dolphins at sea, many seagoers are unaware that their attempts to get close to these mammals

NEW GUIDE ON LEGAL AND ETHICAL BEHAVIOUR AROUND MARINE WILDLIFE2021-02-24T14:57:44+00:00

SOUTH AFRICA’S FIRST BOAT-BASED WHALE WATCHING IMPACT STUDY

2021-01-25T11:56:02+00:00

SOUTH AFRICA’S FIRST BOAT-BASED WHALE WATCHING IMPACT STUDY Photo Credit: Dr Gwen Penry The total value of boat-based whale watching (BBWW) tourism, experiencing whales, dolphins and seals, in Plettenberg Bay is R371,2 million per year. It also creates 92 jobs, of which approximately 250 people benefit.

SOUTH AFRICA’S FIRST BOAT-BASED WHALE WATCHING IMPACT STUDY2021-01-25T11:56:02+00:00

Blog: 9 things you have all wrong about plastic

2020-11-27T09:39:07+00:00

9 THINGS YOU HAVE ALL WRONG ABOUT PLASTIC Photo Credit: Unsplash by Sue Ras What do Halloween, Thanksgiving and Black Friday have to do with plastic? Well, all these Western world events are often adopted with dizzying gusto and excessive decor extravagance – mostly in consumerist societies and

Blog: 9 things you have all wrong about plastic2020-11-27T09:39:07+00:00

SA’S MARINE PROTECTED AREAS TO INCREASE

2020-11-03T14:51:35+00:00

SA’S MARINE PROTECTED AREAS TO INCREASE Photo Credit: Robin Adams Many of our fishery resources in South Africa are overexploited or collapsed, or the stock status is simply unknown. It is critical that we build in mitigation and adaption measures to better conserve our oceans and

SA’S MARINE PROTECTED AREAS TO INCREASE2020-11-03T14:51:35+00:00

COVID 19 AND FOOD SECURITY IN THE SMALL HOLDER FARMING AND INFORMAL TRADING SECTORS

2020-10-13T18:49:33+00:00

COVID 19 AND FOOD SECURITY IN THE SMALL HOLDER FARMING AND INFORMAL TRADING SECTORS Photo Credit: WWF South Africa The small holder farming and informal food trade sectors ground to a halt due to the onset of Covid 19 and the lockdown that followed.  Given the

COVID 19 AND FOOD SECURITY IN THE SMALL HOLDER FARMING AND INFORMAL TRADING SECTORS2020-10-13T18:49:33+00:00

FOOD FOCUS ON INFORMAL SETTLEMENTS

2020-10-07T13:32:51+00:00

FOOD FOCUS ON INFORMAL SETTLEMENTS Photo Credit: WWF South Africa The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted the need, which is greater than ever, for the transformation of the local food system in informal settlements. This includes improving food security by increasing the capacity to produce food locally, and

FOOD FOCUS ON INFORMAL SETTLEMENTS2020-10-07T13:32:51+00:00

A WORLD LEADER IN KEY BIODIVERSITY AREAS

2020-08-25T07:41:27+00:00

A WORLD LEADER IN KEY BIODIVERSITY AREAS Photo Credit: Scott Ramsay In 2016 the global conservation community developed a globally recognised standard to identify KBAs - the most important sites for biodiversity globally. In 2019/20, South Africa became the first mega diverse country to practically test

A WORLD LEADER IN KEY BIODIVERSITY AREAS2020-08-25T07:41:27+00:00
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