Eco News

Interim water supply programme welcomed

AfriForum welcomes the interim water supply programme (IWSP) of the Department of Environmental Affairs aimed at addressing the backlogs in municipal water-related service delivery. According to Julius Kleynhans, Head of Environmental Affairs at AfriForum, the programme will address various issue GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]

Dti, DAFF finalise aquaculture programme

Pretoria – The Departments of Trade and Industry (dti) and Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) have finalised the Aquaculture Development and Enhancement Programme (ADEP) which will assist new entrants and existing aquaculture ventures. ADEP is aimed at increasing investments in the sector as well as … [Read more...]

SAA joins intl carbon offset programme

Pretoria - South African Airways (SAA) has joined an internationally benchmarked and transparent carbon offset programme which will give passengers an opportunity to make voluntary contributions to offset the effects of climate change. “The environment, along with safety and security, is one of GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]

PetroSA funds schools programme

Pretoria – PetroSA is to fund an eco-schools programme aimed at encouraging environmental responsibility among the youth to the tune of R4.5 million. “We understand the need to preserve our environment for future generations. The beauty of the programme lies in the fact that it exposes young people to the … [Read more...]