Nestlé launches RE Pilot Project empower informal waste reclaimers

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 27, 2021, 8:32 a.m.

Food-manufacturing company hosted the official launch of its RE pilot project in Tembisa, Gauteng on Saturday, 18th September 2021

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WOOLWORTHS PILOTS IN-STORE REUSABLE SHOPPING BAG COLLECTION

Woolworths Sept. 16, 2021, 9:29 p.m.

In the month of National Recycling Day and World Clean-up Day, Woolworths is expanding its reusable bag collection trial and introducing more recycling vending machines in selected stores.

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WOOLWORTHS HOLDINGS LOOKS TO THE FUTURE WITH BOLD SUSTAINABILITY GOALS

Woolworths Aug. 11, 2021, 7:15 a.m.

These new goals focus on traceability, transparency, circularity, diversity and inclusivity as well energy and carbon emissions.

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Slow Food promotes agroecology as the agriculture of the future

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Aug. 6, 2021, 1:02 p.m.

The Building Local Economies in East Africa Through Agroecology project is finished.

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Imperial creates value of over R200 billion over two years in Nigeria and South Africa

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Aug. 5, 2021, 8:37 a.m.

Imperial is pleased to advise that in F2019 and F2020, it created value of R146b and R98b for its stakeholders and communities in Nigeria and SA respectively, as confirmed by …

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NLC launches innovation hub to improve digital service offering

riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 26, 2021, 10:08 a.m.

The need for a better, faster, more user-friendly, innovative and efficient way of meeting beneficiaries’ needs is behind the National Lotteries Commission’s (NLC’s) launch of a new Digital Innovation Hub …

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Pandemic spurs non-profit boards to improve governance standards

Inyathelo April 20, 2021, 9:33 a.m.

The Covid-19 pandemic has shaken up the non-profit sector, with many organisations struggling to survive.

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INMED LAUNCHES FIRST AQUAPONICS SOCIAL ENTERPRISE

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 4, 2021, 7:32 p.m.

INMED Partnerships for Children, a global humanitarian development organisation, has announced the launch of its first INMED Aquaponics® Social Enterprise (INMED ASE) in Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng.

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New label for certified regenerative farming announces first international pilot farms

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 10, 2021, 7:47 a.m.

Following the recent announcement of its newest label - Certified Regenerative by A Greener World (AGW) - the non-profit farm certifier has selected over 50 farms internationally to join the …

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R12.6 MILLION SET TO BE AWARDED TO FINALISTS IN SOCIAL INNOVATION AWARDS

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 10, 2021, 7:13 a.m.

The SAB Foundation has announced the 17 finalists in its tenth annual Social Innovation and Disability Empowerment Awards.

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New meaningful food certifications that brings peace of mind

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Jan. 13, 2021, 5:39 p.m.

Certified Animal Welfare Approved by A Greener World (AGW) is a new food label that allows you to choose meat, milk and egg products that have been farmed with real …

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CHEP HELPS NON-PROFIT SCHOOL GO GREEN WITH NEW SOLAR SYSTEM

Christel House South Africa Dec. 14, 2020, 5:29 p.m.

Christel House South Africa, a non-profit school situated in Ottery, Cape Town, has received a generous donation of a new solar power system by CHEP, a leading international supply chain …

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Sustainable Development Goal 6 achieved at rural KwaZulu-Natal high school

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Dec. 6, 2020, 6:07 p.m.

According to the United Nations¹ (UN) more than 673 million people do not have access to a flushing toilet and two out of five people do not have a basic …

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Sustainability Summit 2020 - Free Registration: 1 - 3 December 2020

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Dec. 1, 2020, 6:50 p.m.

The Southern African Energy Efficiency Confederation (SAEEC) would like to invite you to attend Sustainability Week 2020 from 1-3 December, delegates will be able to take their virtual seats at …

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World Fisheries Day: Leading the sustainable fisheries sector

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Nov. 22, 2020, 4:56 p.m.

Safeguarding our fisheries is one of the most important environmental topics of our time. Recent research has alarmingly highlighted that more than two-thirds of the world's fisheries have been over-exploited …

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Kagiso Trust launches national survey for NGOs & COBs to understand community resilience

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 2, 2020, 10:31 a.m.

Kagiso Trust has launched a national survey to understand and learn the community resilience shown, as South Africans continue to deal with the socio-economic effects of Covid-19.

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Pro-bono advice for SA businesses in trouble due to lockdown

riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 14, 2020, 7:26 p.m.

Financial and strategic advisory company, Fluence Capital, is now offering pro-bono support and guidance for South Africans facing the potential loss of their business due to the COVID-19 shutdown.

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Navigating the coronavirus pandemic: 10 tips for NPOs from Inyathelo

riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 1, 2020, 6:19 a.m.

Many South African non-profit organisations (NPOs) are already on a precarious financial footing, and their financial future is even more uncertain given the coronavirus pandemic.

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Companies can now buy renewable energy in West Africa

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 4, 2020, 7:03 p.m.

For the first time companies operating in West Africa can purchase documented renewable energy. ECOHZ now offers green power documented by the International REC (I-REC) Standard. By purchasing I-RECs, companies …

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BEYOND CSR: EMBEDDING SUSTAINABILITY IN THE HEART OF BUSINESS

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Jan. 29, 2020, 6:20 p.m.

1% for the Planet has called for companies to put sustainability and supporting the planet at the heart of their business by contributing to environmental nonprofits.

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WOOLWORTHS KICKS OFF THE NEW YEAR WITH AN INNOVATIVE COFFEE CUP RECYCLING PROGRAMME

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Jan. 24, 2020, 5:40 a.m.

After successful trials at the Woolworths Head Office and Garden Centre store, Woolworths has rolled out its new coffee cup recycling initiative to all Western Cape stores with cafés, coffee …

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