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Amendments to the National Estuarine Management Protocol published

The final amendments to the National Estuarine Management Protocol have been published for implementation...

22 Jun 2021

SMMEs call for viability as FRAP 2021 looms

When it comes to the SMMEs in the fishing industry, the barrier to entry remains high...

6 May 2021

Farming fish in fresh water is more affordable and sustainable than in the ocean

Aquaculture is a growing source of healthy protein for millions of people around the world, but there are big differences between farming fish on land and at sea.

By Ben Belton, Dave Little and Wenbo Zhang 30 Mar 2021

SA's first aquaponics social enterprise to promote climate-smart food production

Global humanitarian development organisation, Inmed Partnerships for Children, has launched its first Inmed Aquaponics Social Enterprise in Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng...

8 Mar 2021

SA venture to benefit from new Mondelez impact investing platform

Inmed Aquaponics Social Enterprise is among the first to receive capital through Mondelez International's new impact investing platform Sustainable Futures...

25 Feb 2021

WorldFish, LVFO strengthen research ties boosting aquatic food availability in East Africa

The new agreement marks a step towards competitive, gender-equitable, and sustainable commercial aquaculture and fisheries management in the Lake Victoria Basin, bordered by Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda...

13 Jan 2021

Vertical sea-wall structures continue to protect our coastlines from the impact of climate change

Climate change, global sea-level rise, increased storminess. These 'predictions' by scientists are fast becoming a reality...

By Marisa Ackhurst 11 Dec 2020

A balanced approach to ocean and inland aquaculture will nourish the world

New research evaluates claims that ocean aquaculture is the next sustainable and equitable food frontier, points to a balanced approach that includes land-based aquaculture as essential to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals...

19 Nov 2020

Value chains boost water security, SME growth

A value-adding 'green' chain called Clear to Grow is being applied in areas around South Africa to reduce invasive alien plant species, boost local economic development, replenish water table levels and grassland environments, create micro industries, and provide entrepreneurial development...

4 Nov 2020

Bizcommunity and NSP Consultants congratulate BizListing winners!

Congratulations to the SME companies who have won full-page BizListing entries in Bizcommunity's business directory...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 26 Oct 2020

Aquaculture projects to create jobs

The Coega Development Corporation has announced that more than 900 jobs will be created through the Coega Aquaculture Development Zone...

23 Oct 2020

Coastal and marine economy: Can it be salvaged from the impacts of poor water quality?

We (the citizens) need to re-establish an ecological healthy relationship between nature and culture...

By Bonani Madikizela 21 Sep 2020

Maize meal initiative launched to help feed SA's vulnerable

As part of the maize meal initiative, farmers and businesses across the agricultural value chain are urged to donate grain or cash for the procurement of maize...

14 Jul 2020

Why marine protected areas are often not where they should be

Biodiversity is often highest in places with human activity. The fishing industry has shown we can often have it both ways: maintain important livelihoods while protecting precious marine life...

25 Mar 2020






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