Green Event Updates

SAEE Confederation event opens in Johannesburg

SAEEC 2017 was opened officially by Lisa Reynolds, President of the newly morphed SAEE Confederation on Tuesday 14th November at Emperors Palace in Johannesburg. The SAEE now incorporates divisions within the association namely: MVCSA (Measurement and [...]

AM.CO.ZA are lowering the barrier to entry for entrepreneurs

Advanced Machinery (AM.CO.ZA) launched a “ready-to-go” business opportunity for entrepreneurs at the recent Sign Africa Expo, lowering the barrier of entry to earning potential and creating jobs. It unveiled its two ‘secret weapons’, the FastCOLOURTM UV [...]

10 countries with the worst access to drinking water

More than a quarter of the world’s population – about 2.1 billion people – lack access to clean water, according to a report released this month1 by the World Health Organisation and UNICEF. The report, ‘Progress on Drinking Water, [...]

Siyanakekela centre brings hope to differently abled children in Adelaide

Siyanakekela Disability Special Day Care Centre, which provides special care to differently abled children, is the only such community centre for children with severe mental and physical disabilities in Adelaide, Eastern Cape. This is one of [...]

PETCO kicks off school re-cycling program

PETCO, the South African PET Recycling company, has just launched a recycling pilot programme at three Kwa-Zulu Natal schools to educate learners about the value of recyclables, with the aim of rolling it out at schools across South Africa later this year.PETCO [...]

The award-winning Greenovate Awards Programme just got even bigger

Engineering students can now achieve green glory too! Inspiring and encouraging university students to discover, explore and invent ways to live more sustainably, the hotly-contested Greenovate Awards Programme is taking environmental innovation even further this year [...]

Wind Farms fund literacy programs

Loeriesfontein Wind Farm and Khobab Wind Farm are funding a literacy programme aimed at helping local Loeriesfontein primary school learners to improve their reading and spelling levels. This Learn–Ready Literacy Programme is being implemented in Loeriesfontein [...]

SANBWA congratulate PETCO

The South African National Bottled Water Association (SANBWA) has congratulated PETCO, the organisation responsible for fulfilling the South African PET plastic industry’s role of extended producer responsibility, on exceeding its recycling rate target for the second [...]

Green Talents closing date 23rd April

Sustainable development means finding a balance between the need for socio-economic development, the protection of the environment, and the preservation of our earth for present and future generations. These topics of global political relevance demand international [...]

2017 Going Green Conference in Durban

The theme of the GGC2017, Public Infrastructure leading through Innovation and Green Technologies, will challenge decision makers in government and industry experts alike to apply new thinking and the adoption of green technologies in reshaping the [...]