Deon Roux and Bernadette van Graan of Germiston Laerskool

Germiston schools catch polystyrene recycling fever

Schools in Germiston and surrounding areas are proving to be dynamic eco-warriors with their fevert commitment to recycling.  During the past few months, no less than nine schools have partnered with the Polystyrene Packaging Council (PSPCP) to recycle food packaging items made from polystyrene. Laerskool … [Read More...]

2015 SEED Awards

2015 SEED Awards: applications now open

The newly-launched 2015 SEED Awards seek to recognise start-up enterprises that aim to generate environmental, social and economic benefits at the local level. This year SEED celebrates 10 years of SEED Awards. … [Read More...]

Global Divestment Day

Ending the age of fossil fuels

There aren't many things more powerful in life than witnessing a movement coming together behind a simple idea: it's up to us to end the age of fossil fuels. That's exactly what I saw unfold this weekend as … [Read More...]

Desmond Tutu International Build Week

Come help build sustainable housing

Active citizens from across the world are called to come together by Habitat for Humanity for the Desmond Tutu International Build Week from 2-6 March at Pelican Park. In partnership with Power Construction, the … [Read More...]