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Using innovative solutions to ensure a sustainable future
Using innovative solutions to ensure a sustainable futureArticle

With climate change on the rise and our planet's finite resources in the spotlight, sustainability is an issue that should be on everyone's mind. Finding ways to look after the Earth and solutions to ensure a brighter future for generations to come is becoming more of a concern for ordinary people and businesses.

Issued by LG 22 Apr 2021

Technology to drive SA agriculture toward sustainability
Technology to drive SA agriculture toward sustainabilityArticle

Technology and the introduction of high-impact technological solutions has proven to be an enabler in assisting farmers and stakeholders in addressing and alleviating climate change challenges...

22 Apr 2021

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SA consumers express willingness to help combat sustainability issuesArticle

As Earth Day is observed around the world on 22 April, new research on sustainability commissioned by Mastercard reveals a marked increase in consumer passion for the environment...

22 Apr 2021

Wasted: Reed Exhibitions Africa has sights set on reducing landfill - sustainability through our events on World Earth Day
Wasted: Reed Exhibitions Africa has sights set on reducing landfill - sustainability through our events on World Earth DayArticle

Reed Exhibitions Africa is constantly stepping up energy saving and fine-tuning waste management, with a view to reuse or recycle waste wherever possible...

Issued by Reed Exhibitions 22 Apr 2021

Faithful to Nature eyes omnichannel growth with flagship store opening
Faithful to Nature eyes omnichannel growth with flagship store openingArticle

Faithful to Nature opened the doors to its first flagship store at the V&A Waterfront this month...

21 Apr 2021

The beginning of the mend...
The beginning of the mend...Article

Alliance Media has partnered with Earthday.org to provide exposure on digital billboards across Africa for Earth Day 2021...

Issued by Alliance Media 21 Apr 2021

National Geographic launches #ExploreWithNatGeo photographic competition in South Africa
National Geographic launches #ExploreWithNatGeo photographic competition in South AfricaArticle

National Geographic has announced its #ExploreWithNatGeo Photo Competition 2021 brought to you by Samsung Galaxy S21 5G, and in collaboration with The Sunday Times...

Issued by Fox Networks Group 5 Mar 2021

Registration for Elon Musk's $100m carbon capture competition opens April
Registration for Elon Musk's $100m carbon capture competition opens AprilArticle

Founder of SpaceX and Tesla, Elon Musk has launched the XPrize Carbon Removal competition which aims to create...

17 Feb 2021

EXCLUSIVE: Susan Goldberg on National Geographic's special Earth Day flip issue
EXCLUSIVE: Susan Goldberg on National Geographic's special Earth Day flip issueArticle

Susan Goldberg, editor in chief of National Geographic magazine, tell us more about this special Earth Day issue and provides a global perspective on the impact of the pandemic on the publishing industry and the magazine specifically, and how they're responding...

Jessica Tennant 8 May 2020

Nestlé-IDH partnership to boost sourcing practices in Central, West Africa
Nestlé-IDH partnership to boost sourcing practices in Central, West AfricaArticle

The three-year partnership aims to support 25,000 farmers and 50 SMEs, as well as open up new markets for them...

28 Apr 2020

GoodLuck to raise funds via their garden concert this Saturday - Q&A with Juliet Harding
GoodLuck to raise funds via their garden concert this Saturday - Q&A with Juliet HardingArticle

This Saturday, GoodLuck will host a fully-fledged concert production live streamed from their garden. Twenty percent of the ticket sale proceeds will go to supporting their feeding project with charity organisation, 'Where Rainbows Meet'. We swung a few questions to lead singer Juliet Harding to find out more...

Ruth Cooper 24 Apr 2020

Every day is #EarthDay at Sappi
Every day is #EarthDay at SappiArticle

Today, Sappi joined the world in celebrating the 50th anniversary of Earth Day and in honouring the theme of climate action...

Issued by Sappi 22 Apr 2020

National Geographic commemorates Earth Day this April
National Geographic commemorates Earth Day this AprilArticle

National Geographic and National Geographic Wild devote an entire day to Earth Day with a catalogue of best natural history programming...

Issued by Fox Networks Group 7 Apr 2020

Major airlines say they're acting on climate change. Our research reveals how little they've achieved
Major airlines say they're acting on climate change. Our research reveals how little they've achievedArticle

We analysed what the world's top 58 airlines - such as American Airlines, British Airways and Qantas - are doing about climate change. Even the best airlines are not doing anywhere near enough...

Susanne Becken 17 Feb 2020

NPO aims to make history again this 50th anniversary of Earth Day
NPO aims to make history again this 50th anniversary of Earth DayArticle

In 1970, a The New York Times ad helped spark an environmental revolution with a call to action that saw 20 million Americans join national efforts to tackle environmental degradation...

3 Feb 2020

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To tackle climate change we need to rethink our food systemArticle

The way we produce, consume and discard food is no longer sustainable...

Kathleen Rogers and Dr Shenggen Fan 12 Aug 2019

Fashion production is modern slavery: 5 things you can do to help now
Fashion production is modern slavery: 5 things you can do to help nowArticle

Fashion shouldn't cost lives and it shouldn't cost us our planet. Yet this is what is happening today. Globalisation, fast fashion, economies of scale, social media and offshore production have created a perfect storm...

Anika Kozlowski 26 Apr 2019

12 easy ways to reduce your carbon footprint
12 easy ways to reduce your carbon footprintArticle

We've just celebrated Earth Day, an important global acknowledgement of the work that we need to be doing to protect our planet, and this year the work feels more important than ever...

Tammy Fry 23 Apr 2019

Our complicated relationship with plastic: 5 essential reads
Our complicated relationship with plastic: 5 essential readsArticle

From its arrival decades ago, plastic has transformed modern life. But in 2018, the alarm over the plastic pollution crisis sounded louder than ever...

Martin LaMonica 27 Dec 2018

Walmart tried to make sustainability affordable. Here's what happened
Walmart tried to make sustainability affordable. Here's what happenedArticle

What a difference the birth of a granddaughter can make. For Lee Scott, who ran Walmart from 2000 to 2009, the arrival of his granddaughter not only convinced him the threat of global warming was real but set him on a course...

Andrew Spicer 21 Aug 2018

Five ways to become a more eco-friendly traveller
Five ways to become a more eco-friendly travellerArticle

If you want to join the sustainable travel movement, but don't really know where to start, it's easier than you think.

19 Apr 2018

Erky Wood to deliver third Roelof S. Uytenbogaardt UDISA Memorial Lecture
Erky Wood to deliver third Roelof S. Uytenbogaardt UDISA Memorial LectureArticle

Director of GAPP Architects and Urban Designers Erky Wood has been nominated to deliver the third Roelof S. Uytenbogaardt UDISA Memorial Lecture...

28 Aug 2017

Vergelegen celebrates research this Earth Day
Vergelegen celebrates research this Earth DayArticle

On Saturday, 22 April, Earth Day, 317-year-old Vergelegen will celebrate over a decade of hosting field researchers undertaking ground-breaking work on the estate...

21 Apr 2017

Breedezicht Estate celebrates Earth Day
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This week in celebration of Earth Day on 22 April 2017, Hugo La Grange and his team at Breedezicht Estate planted trees at Vondeling Primary School in the small coastal town of Witsand.

21 Apr 2017

Six ways to green your office this Earth Day
Six ways to green your office this Earth DayArticle

This year, Greenpop is encouraging you to cut back on your business's carbon footprint - and your costs - by making these easy switches!...

Issued by Greenpop 18 Apr 2017

Kgalagadi Lodge: Where rugged terrain and luxury meet
Kgalagadi Lodge: Where rugged terrain and luxury meetArticle

One of the many gems in the Northern Cape is Kgalagadi Lodge, situated 5km from the vast Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park. We had a chat with its co-founders...

Cari Van Wyk 3 Oct 2016

Immersive online museum campaigns for social and environmental issues
Immersive online museum campaigns for social and environmental issuesArticle

Using contemporary art, Art Works For Change inspires active engagement around environmental issues...

Jamie Matroos 9 May 2016

Top eight eco-friendly Airbnb homes
Top eight eco-friendly Airbnb homesArticle

Airbnb reveals that home sharing is a more sustainable way of traveling because it generates lower rates of water use, less greenhouse gas emissions, and waste...

22 Apr 2016

Ten tips for going green this Earth Day
Ten tips for going green this Earth DayArticle

Earth Day is always a stark reminder of the fact that we should be doing more to conserve resources. Here are some practical tips on how to make sustainability a daily habit at your company, rather than just a once-a-year effort...

Khululiwe Mabaso 22 Apr 2016

Protecting the Earth's natural resources for future generations
Protecting the Earth's natural resources for future generationsArticle

Since 1970, 22 April has been recognised as Earth Day, a day that honours the achievement of the environmental movement and raises awareness of the need to protect the Earth's natural resources for future generations...

Inge West 22 Apr 2016

Vergelegen homestead with camphor tree in foreground
View Vergelegen's big five on International Earth DayArticle

International Earth Day is upon us and a major theme is trees. 316-year-old Vergelegen Wine Estate is an ideal place to view some of Africa's oldest trees...

20 Apr 2016

Can we feed the world and stop deforestation? Depends what's for dinner
Can we feed the world and stop deforestation? Depends what's for dinnerArticle

It's a tricky thing to grow enough food for a ballooning population without destroying the natural world. And when I say a tricky thing, I mean it's one of the greatest challenges humanity has ever faced...

Laura Kehoe 20 Apr 2016

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[BizTrends 2016] Telling the real, good storyArticle

Five years ago, the Harvard Business Review announced "The Age of Transparency"...

Melissa Baird 11 Jan 2016

City Lodge continues to cut carbon emissions
City Lodge continues to cut carbon emissionsArticle

The City Lodge Hotel Group reduced its total greenhouse gas emissions by 10.4% in the year to end June and has slashed its emissions by 36% over the past five years...

1 Oct 2015

Radisson Blu launches Walk for Water events
Radisson Blu launches Walk for Water eventsArticle

Radisson Blu hotels around the world will hold Walk for Water events from 22-24 April to raise awareness for the millions of people across the globe that do not have access to safe drinking water...

22 Apr 2015

Corrosion Awareness Day highlights the tragedy of rust
Corrosion Awareness Day highlights the tragedy of rustArticle

The cost of corrosion to the South African economy is approximately 5% of GDP, as found by studies by University of Witwatersrand and Mintek in 2005.

22 Apr 2015

Radisson Blu invites guests to Walk for Water
Radisson Blu invites guests to Walk for WaterArticle

Over the course of three days, beginning on Earth Day, 22 April, Radisson Blu will invite guests to walk for roughly 10 metres carrying jerry cans full of water to illustrate the daily struggle millions of people around the globe face in their efforts to access safe drinking water...

21 Apr 2015

Hospitality industry encouraged to adopt sustainable practices
Hospitality industry encouraged to adopt sustainable practicesArticle

According to the Earth Day Network, 2015 will be the 45th anniversary of Earth Day and could be the most exciting year in environmental history..

16 Apr 2015

City Lodge Hotels cut greenhouse gas emissions
City Lodge Hotels cut greenhouse gas emissionsArticle

According to the City Lodge Hotel Group, it has achieved remarkable results during the past four years in its attempt to cut greenhouse gas emissions.

19 Sep 2014

Green recognition for the City Lodge Hotel brand
Green recognition for the City Lodge Hotel brandArticle

The City Lodge Hotel brand, within the City Lodge Hotel Group, has been certified by the Green Leaf Eco Standard.

2 Jul 2014

#ChangeYourSpots with Bridgestone and the Cape Leopard Trust
#ChangeYourSpots with Bridgestone and the Cape Leopard TrustArticle

It's World Environment Day and to mark its 10th anniversary, the Cape Leopard Trust has partnered with Bridgestone to launch the #ChangeYourSpots campaign, encouraging South Africans to do exactly that.

5 Jun 2014

Regus offers free local workspaces for Earth Day
Regus offers free local workspaces for Earth DayArticle

Global workspace provider Regus encourages South African firms to cut employee commutes by opening its network of 20 business lounges across South Africa for free today.

22 Apr 2014

Miss Earth Rose unveiled
Miss Earth Rose unveiledArticle

The Miss Earth SA Rose was recently unveiled by Ludwig's Roses. The rose is a specially developed hybrid to honour the Miss Earth SA environmental organisation, now in its 11th year of greening communities, empowering young women and educating children.

21 Oct 2013

Clean Power Africa to showcase renewable energy solutions for businessesArticle

"Today's World Earth Day reminds us all of our need to commit to protecting our environment and increasing renewable energy projects instead of relying on the more traditional power sources is a great way for countries and companies to start making a difference." This is according to Emma Sayers, the conference producer of the upcoming Clean Power Africa, set to take place in Cape Town, South Africa from 14-15 May 2013.

15 Apr 2013

Earth Day celebrated with a beach clean-upArticle

Learners from Sivile Primary School in Khayelitsha and Xolani Primary School in Gugulethu were eager to play their part in this year's Earth Day celebrations and they did so by picking up waste on Strandfontein beach on Saturday, 21 April 2012. This beach is well known for having the biggest tidal swimming pool in the Southern Hemisphere.

2 May 2012

SA conservancies offer grassroots-conservationArticle

As people get ready to celebrate Earth Day on 22 April 2012, Ecology.com's Susan Colby looks at the Conservancy Movement - a project that is making an enormous impact in South Africa.

18 Apr 2012

Whole Foods Market aims to meet seafood sustainability goal one year earlyArticle

NEW YORK: Beginning this Earth Day (April 22), US-based Whole Foods Market will no longer carry red-rated, wild-caught fish in its seafood departments. The move, which comes one year ahead of the company's self-imposed deadline of Earth Day 2013, makes Whole Foods Market the first national grocer to stop selling red-rated seafood.

9 Apr 2012

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