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Protecting wildlife is critical to economic development in Southern Africa


 

Protecting Africa’s wildlife isn’t only something we as conservationists should be concerned with, it also makes economic sense for the developing Southern Africa region. There has been a wave of misunderstanding and rhetoric about the real value of wildlife-based tourism in southern Africa recently, and it’s time to set the record straight with some facts […]

WATCH: The Amazon and the politics of greed


 

There is only one thing that drives Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro and that is profits. He is the worst kind of capitalist, reminiscent of the cowboys of a long gone era who thought it was  justifiable to destroy indigenous communities by killing or assimilating their inhabitants, who had no conscience whatsoever when it came to […]

Use new technology to address the water crises in SA


 

Cape Town experienced water shortages in September 2018; the City was forced to introduce measures which would force the residents to use certain litres of water per day. Most cities around the world are experiencing migration from rural to urban areas, which would obviously have dire consequences in service delivery by government. There are multifaceted […]

INNOVATION

Use new technology to address the water crises in SA

Cape Town experienced water shortages in September 2018; the City was forced to introduce measures which would force the residents to use certain litres...

EDUCATION

Stratcom tactics at play, ANCYL in WC takes on Adriaan Basson

Around this time every year, many public commentators make a special effort to debate and engage the media and the important role that they...

ECONOMICS

The agriculture sector enters into a technical recession

South African economy avoided technical recession by bouncing back by more than expected in the second quarter of 2019, recovering all the ground lost...