Southern Africa

  • Blood Lions and Coffee Shack Backpackers Scoop Top Awards at ARTA 2017 April 25, 2017 Blood Lions and Coffee Shack Backpackers took the coveted African Responsible Tourism Awards Overall Winner award, beating a host of other finalists from across Africa.
  • 2017 African Responsible Tourism Awards Finalists Named April 11, 2017 A community-based camp located in remote Namibia, two backpackers and a mountain bike tour in the Greater Mapungubwe Transfrontier Area, are among the thirteen organisations selected as the finalists for the 2017 African Responsible Tourism Awards.
  • Global Giant Exosun Partners with South Africa’s Lesedi April 5, 2017 Exosun, the leading global supplier of advanced, cost-effective solar tracking solutions for ground-mounted photovoltaic (PV) plants has entered into a partnership with South Africa’s Lesedi Nuclear Services to provide localised solar tracking systems in South Africa.
  • Is Wastewater the New Black Gold? April 4, 2017 What if we were to consider the vast quantities of domestic, agricultural and industrial wastewater discharged into the environment everyday as a valuable resource rather than costly problem? This is the paradigm shift advocated in the United Nations World Water Development Report.
  • BELGOTEX Awarded South Africa’s First Custom Industrial Green Star Rating March 25, 2017 Carpet manufacturing concern Belgotex Floors has been awarded 6 stars in South Africa’s first custom Green Star SA – Existing Building Performance (EBP) rating for an industrial facility from the Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA).