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Fund Water Projects In Africa

Young Social enterprise, GiveMeTap, has embarked on a corporate strategy in order to bring water to the world. Starting with leading business advisory firm, Deloitte, GiveMeTap have secured a contract to provide the firm's UK staff with reusable GiveMeTap water bottles. As part of Deloitte's Gre GlobalBuzz - … [Read more...]

R800 million allocated to Green Fund

Pretoria – An amount of R800 million has been made available by the National Treasury for the Green Fund over the next two financial years. Making the announcement on Wednesday ahead of her department’s Budget Vote in Parliament, Minister for Water and Environmental Affairs, Edna Molewa, said GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]

Sanbi to oversee Adaptation Fund in SA

Pretoria - The South African National Biodiversity Institute has been chosen as the country’s official body to facilitate access to the Adaptation Fund, set up to help developing countries cope with climate change. The move has been welcomed by Water and Environmental Affairs Minister, Edna Mol GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]

Fund to help participating in COP 17

Durban – Government will establish a Participation Fund to substantially contribute to the costs incurred by civil society and NGOs in their preparations for COP 17. NGOs and representatives of civil society have been vocal about declining donor support for technical and financial contributions GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]