Tuesday, 22 April 2014

Career Lounge: the field of biodiversity

The Career Centre, Ric Bernard and the Catchment Research Group (CRG) has been working closely with WWF-SA, Green Matter, The Lewis Foundation and SANBI on a University Based Career Development Plan to increase the knowledge of opportunities and careers available in the Biodiversity sector in South Africa. This has been a long process of collaboration between all concerned. 

First Five Hope Spots for South Africa

Hope Spots are special conservation areas that are critical to the health of the ocean — Earth’s blue heart. Some of these Hope Spots are already formally protected, while others still need protection. About 12 % of the land around the world is now under some form of protection (as national parks, world heritage sites, monuments, etc.), while less than three percent of the ocean is protected in any way. Read more about the first South African Hope Spots initiative.

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Tuesday, 15 April 2014

WWF-SASSI and Pick n Pay recognise top chefs

The eight WWF-SASSI Trailblazers
Building on the phenomenal success and traction of the "Green, Orange, Red" guide amongst the South African public, the SASSI Seafood Circle recognises and celebrates chefs who are actively championing sustainable seafood practices in their restaurants. Read more