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Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma
Lockdown Level 3: Some of the detailsArticle

As the country moves towards Level 3 lockdown regulations on 1 June, Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, outlined some of the details of the eased regulations...

23 hours ago

The impact of Covid-19 on the non-profit sector
The impact of Covid-19 on the non-profit sectorArticle

On 14 May 2020, responsible business consultancy Trialogue hosted a webinar discussion on the impact of the pandemic on the non-profit sector and profiled how three NPOs were adapting to and navigating this new and more challenging funding and operational landscape...

Issued by Trialogue 1 day ago

React-adapt-rebuild: Tiered corporate social investment responses to Covid-19
React-adapt-rebuild: Tiered corporate social investment responses to Covid-19Article

Responsible business consultancy, Trialogue, advocates for companies to respond to the crisis by applying their core business competencies as well as their social investments to emergency and long-term social support...

Issued by Trialogue 2 days ago

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The case for turning South Africa's coal fields into a renewable energy hubArticle

South Africa is currently one of the world's largest carbon emitters. And it's increasingly being viewed as a pariah that isn't contributing as much as it could to the international fight against global warming and climate change...

Hartmut Winkler 3 days ago

Worx Group launches Covid-19 'Pay it Forward' campaign
Worx Group launches Covid-19 'Pay it Forward' campaignArticle

Worx Group's 'Pay it Forward' initiative was launched on 1 May, in terms of which for every new Worx Group project confirmed from 1 May 2020, a portion of the revenue from the overall project budget will be donated to support a worthy cause...

Issued by Worx Group 3 days ago

Covid-19: How corporates can rise to the occasion and support vulnerable communities
Covid-19: How corporates can rise to the occasion and support vulnerable communitiesArticle

In the face of severe socio-economic realities, what can organisations do to protect and empower our vulnerable communities?

22 May 2020

EOH develops Sikhona - a crisis management app
EOH develops Sikhona - a crisis management appArticle

EOH supports corporate South Africa with the release of Sikhona, a corporate crisis-management app...

20 May 2020

Covid-19: Making our NPOs' voices heard
Covid-19: Making our NPOs' voices heardArticle

The grassroots experience and insights of NPOs have not always been recognised: the traditional thinking has been that NPOs should learn from the private sector's excellence and sustainability, not the other way around. The Covid-19 pandemic is changing that...

Keri-Leigh Paschal, Issued by Nation Builder 18 May 2020

IBASA rolls out support programme for small businesses
IBASA rolls out support programme for small businessesArticle

The role of the business advisor has never been more important to ensure the survival and growth of small businesses, in these unprecedented times...

18 May 2020

Students and learners need to be agile to succeed in unprecedented times
Students and learners need to be agile to succeed in unprecedented timesArticle

These are unprecedented times, and a great deal of agility is required for such times. The Covid-19 pandemic is happening to everyone, everywhere, which means all of us need to figure out a new way of living...

Ralph Speirs 14 May 2020

Idea Hive partners with Future Kings: transforming young men's lives
Idea Hive partners with Future Kings: transforming young men's livesArticle

Brand storytelling specialists Idea Hive has partnered with Future Kings, a programme of the Rams Mabote Foundation (RMF) created in 2014 by Rams Mabote...

Issued by GO Content Lab 12 May 2020

How Covid-19 is shifting retail customer priorities - report
How Covid-19 is shifting retail customer priorities - reportArticle

Covid-19 is driving significant changes in customer experience, supply chains, health and hygiene, and employee engagement, according to the Deloitte Consumer Sentiment in Grocery Retail report...

8 May 2020

McDonald's South Africa donates 60,000 burgers during the month of May
McDonald's South Africa donates 60,000 burgers during the month of MayArticle

McDonald's South Africa will be donating 60,000 burgers to people most in need during the month of May. McDonald's SA will work through their NGO partner, SA Harvest, who has a widespread network of charity organisations that will benefit from receiving this food every day...

Issued by Pacinamix 7 May 2020

Llewellyn Allen, head of marketing, Metropolitan
#LockdownLessons: People are realising the importance of saving for a rainy day, says Llewellyn AllenArticle

Llewellyn Allen, Metropolitan's head of marketing, explains how the financial services giant is navigating the rapidly changing world we find ourselves in...

Nicci Botha 6 May 2020

AFI partners with local fashion designers on mask production
AFI partners with local fashion designers on mask productionArticle

To ensure that local fashion businesses continue to operate during the Covid-19 lockdown in South Africa, African Fashion International (AFI) has partnered with local designers in the production of facemasks...

4 May 2020

Food Lover's Market Hunger Month campaign targets 1m meals
Food Lover's Market Hunger Month campaign targets 1m mealsArticle

Food Lover's Market has launched its fourth annual Hunger Month in-store campaign this May...

4 May 2020

SA's hunger is everyone's problem - especially the well-fed
SA's hunger is everyone's problem - especially the well-fedArticle

In a crisis, the urgency of need must trump market barriers. Now more than ever business must come together and act to save the vulnerable among us.

Mary-Jane Morifi 30 Apr 2020

Smart lockers fast-tracked during coronavirus pandemic
Smart lockers fast-tracked during coronavirus pandemicArticle

Due to high levels of fear, South Africans are increasingly missing their healthcare appointments and not collecting their chronic medication during lockdown...

30 Apr 2020

Do you know if your CSR education programme improves the marks of its participants?
Do you know if your CSR education programme improves the marks of its participants?Article

CSR programmes often lack the insights and level of detail needed to determine how effective their initiatives really are...

Duncan Luke 22 Apr 2020

Free platform equips small, informal retailers to sell essentials online
Free platform equips small, informal retailers to sell essentials onlineArticle

The Redshift Store Connector was created during the South African lockdown to allow small local retailers like spaza shops to easily set up an online presence and sell directly to their surrounding communities...

21 Apr 2020

Not taking lockdown lying down: A 360 industry overview
Not taking lockdown lying down: A 360 industry overviewArticle

An overview of Bizcommunity's Press Offices, companies and organisations putting the grit in integrity, by continuing to communicate and innovate despite the many challenges of the Covid-19 lockdown...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 21 Apr 2020

#LockdownLessons: CSI done right during Covid-19
#LockdownLessons: CSI done right during Covid-19Article

With the clear economic divide in South Africa, the extension of the Covid-19 lockdown is hitting most South Africans harder than others...

Jennilee Peremore-Oliver 21 Apr 2020

Hot 91.9FM scoops Station of the Year for the 4th year in a row!
Hot 91.9FM scoops Station of the Year for the 4th year in a row!Article

For the fourth year in a row, Joburg's hottest station Hot 91.9FM has scooped the prestigious Station of the Year award at the 2020 South African Radio Awards on Friday, 17 April 2020...

Issued by Hot 91.9FM 20 Apr 2020

Do something good and tell people about it
Do something good and tell people about itArticle

Corporate social responsibility or social investment have been two terms bandied about in board rooms for a few decades now. Given South Africa's massive social challenges this is understandable...

Issued by Matriarch 14 Apr 2020

Creativity. Bill Withers vs Joe Exotic
Creativity. Bill Withers vs Joe ExoticArticle

It is always going to be a strange week when Tiger King appears and Bill Withers disappears...

Damon Stapleton 13 Apr 2020

The Bizcommunity: Not taking lockdown lying down
The Bizcommunity: Not taking lockdown lying downArticle

In true South African spirit, even in times of adversity, daily stories of generosity and ingenuity abound. Never have we been more proud of how business communities are using our publishing platforms than since the outbreak of the Covid-19 coronavirus...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 6 Apr 2020

Beware of cyber attacks during lockdown
Beware of cyber attacks during lockdownArticle

With the nationwide lockdown to contain the Covid-19 pandemic currently underway, businesses are warned that their cybersecurity risks may be at an all-time high...

3 Apr 2020

Shaping Africa's urban areas to withstand future pandemics
Shaping Africa's urban areas to withstand future pandemicsArticle

For all their virtues, cities have a major downside. They are a fertile ground for contagion, such as the rapid spread of Covid-19...

Astrid R.N. Haas 2 Apr 2020

Santam commits R200m to Covid-19 relief efforts
Santam commits R200m to Covid-19 relief effortsArticle

The Santam Group has committed R200m toward Covid-19 relief efforts and the government's Solidarity Fund...

2 Apr 2020

South African biotech company provides surface disinfection against Covid-19
South African biotech company provides surface disinfection against Covid-19Article

Preparing now to flatten the curve...

Issued by The Lime Envelope 1 Apr 2020

CUT assists government with Covid-19 medical needs
CUT assists government with Covid-19 medical needsArticle

CUT Innovation Services is assisting government in their fight against Covid-19 by printing 3D masks for non-invasive ventilation for use by patients. The project works on the concept of continuous positive airway pressure or bilevel positive airway pressure systems...

1 Apr 2020

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SA tests drugs for Covid-19Article

A number of existing drugs are being repurposed and tested for efficacy of the potential treatment for the coronavirus (Covid-19)...

25 Mar 2020

Covid-19: World's response has slashed CO2 emissions - here's how to keep them down
Covid-19: World's response has slashed CO2 emissions - here's how to keep them downArticle

How do you respond to a crisis? It's obvious that the response to the Covid-19 pandemic has been dramatically different to anything provoked by repeated scientific warnings about climate change...

Simone Abram 24 Mar 2020

Filling the skills gap with on-the-job training: i-Fundi's Stefan Lauber explains
Filling the skills gap with on-the-job training: i-Fundi's Stefan Lauber explainsArticle

Growing talent from within a company makes sense when considering how difficult it can be to find the right people with the right skills...

Issued by i-Fundi 19 Mar 2020

When times get tough, it's time to stand together
When times get tough, it's time to stand togetherArticle

If you want to go one step further, and make a difference to South Africa's most marginalised communities, you can donate funds through the Nation Builder Back-a-Buddy campaign or the Nation Builder account...

Keri-Leigh Paschal, Issued by Nation Builder 19 Mar 2020

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Banking sector needs to strike balance between digital and traditional channelsArticle

The relentless drive towards digital banking is making banks 'invisible', leaving customers looking for more value, human engagement and diversity of transactional channels...

18 Mar 2020

Advancing 4IR through CSI
Advancing 4IR through CSIArticle

CSI has become increasingly integral to business strategy; however, only robust, well-designed programmes are likely to bring us closer to achieving the increased economic equality that 4IR potentially holds...

Vino Govender, Issued by Pacinamix 13 Mar 2020

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Agri tech investment vital for industry output, export growthArticle

South African agriculture needs more investment and the implementation of the latest technology to boost output, not only for local consumption, but also for vitally needed exports to boost foreign exchange earnings...

9 Mar 2020

Advancing 4IR through CSI
Advancing 4IR through CSIArticle

With enormous potential to better human lives, the dawn of the connected technological age has placed telecommunications companies at the foreground of advancement of society...

Vino Govender 5 Mar 2020

SA sees decline in rhino poaching
SA sees decline in rhino poachingArticle

South Africa is making progress in the fight against rhino poaching with figures showing a steady decline for the fourth consecutive year...

4 Mar 2020

Want instant branded content?
Want instant branded content?Article

Want instant branded content? Biz Content Features are the easy way to align a company or brand with market reports or industry event coverage...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Mar 2020

#WorldNGODay: How businesses, NGOs can together unlock the power of CSI
#WorldNGODay: How businesses, NGOs can together unlock the power of CSIArticle

This World NGO Day, marked annually on 27 February, Keri-Leigh Paschal, executive director of social impact non-profit Nation Builder, highlights how better collaboration...

27 Feb 2020

Exciting start to the year for DUO Marketing + Communications with three new client wins
Exciting start to the year for DUO Marketing + Communications with three new client winsArticle

DUO Marketing + Communications has added three exciting new clients to their already prestigious portfolio - The Social Collective (SA), Blackboard (USA) and returning client, Telviva (SA)...

Issued by DUO Marketing + Communications 24 Feb 2020

Entrepreneurship initiative empowering SA's vital emerging farmers
Entrepreneurship initiative empowering SA's vital emerging farmersArticle

While pervasive drought and hardship have driven a sharp decline in the number of emerging farmers across South Africa, a hands-on agricultural entrepreneurship programme has provided an important lifeline to thousands...

Issued by Coronation 21 Feb 2020

Kangaroo skins are exported for use in football boots, motorcycle suits, fashion footwear and haute couture. , CC BY
Riding on the kangaroo's back: animal skin fashion, exports and ethical tradeArticle

The Versace fashion house recently announced it had stopped using kangaroo skins in its fashion collections after coming under pressure from animal rights group LAV...

Dr Fabri Blacklock 12 Feb 2020

Cape Town to host SA's first Biodegradable Festival
Cape Town to host SA's first Biodegradable FestivalArticle

SA's first Biodegradable Festival will take place Saturday, 29 February, at De Waal Park in Cape Town...

6 Feb 2020

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