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Sustainability Week 2015 Affiliates


Channel-africaChannel Africa is an International Radio Service of the
South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC). The broadcast is designed to address the station’s vision of “To be the Voice of the African Renaissance”.

Our mission statement is to produce and broadcast innovative and dynamic programming that informs, educates, entertains and empowers African citizens.

The station’s broadcast is carried on multi-platform, i.e. Shortwave, Satellite, Internet and soon on DTT. Now available on DSTV audio bouquet CHANNEL 902.
Platforms primarily cover the regions of West, East, Central Africa and Southern Africa and broadcasts in six (6) African languages, which are English, French, Portuguese, Kiswahili, Chinyanja and Silozi.
www.channelafrica.co.za
Sustainability Week
NBI_Logo_CDPThe National Business Initiative (NBI) is a voluntary coalition of South African and multinational companies, committed to working towards sustainable growth and development in South Africa and the shaping of a sustainable future through responsible business leadership and action. This collective action provides progressive leadership and advocacy needed in South Africa to support and accelerate business action to achieve a sustainable, equitable and thriving society.
www.nbi.org.za
Sustainable Energy Seminar, Sustainable Water Seminar, Green Business Seminar & Youth and the Green Economy Seminar
Bizworld-logoBizcommunity is Africa’s premier promotional and news distribution channel, with a mix of daily industry news designed to enable and connect 20 business communities in our region. 2.63 million monthly page views and 4.7 million monthly newsletters make Bizcommunity.com the go-to place for advertisers, PR professionals, companies and individuals to share business news, opportunities and events. Bizcommunity.com’s Press Offices allow distribution of professional business-to-business news to more than 370,000 African marketing, media and business communities in Africa and the rest of the world.
www.bizcommunity.com
Green Business Seminar
FABASA-logo-copyThe Family Business Association of Southern Africa (FABASA) is a non-profit organisation that has been established to act as the official mouthpiece of family-owned business in Southern Africa as well as to promote the overall interests of this economic sector.
First of its kind on African soil, FABASA plays a crucial role in educating and streamlining the needs of this significant contributor to economies on the sub-continent taking into consideraton that some 80% of all businesses in South Africa belong to families.
www.fabasa.co.za
Green Business Seminar
FTFA-LogoFood & Trees for Africa (FTFA) is South Africa’s first national social and environmental enterprise since 1990 working towards a healthier more sustainable and low carbon future through developing, managing and promoting greening, climate change action, sustainable natural resource management, organic farming and food security programmes.
www.trees.co.za
Food Security Seminar
GGT_SA_Corp_Logo-Horizontal_2Global GreenTag South Africa Certification is a world first, third party, green building product rating system underpinned by rigorous scientific and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA), Health, Ecotoxicity, Greenhouse Gas Emission and Biodiversity assessment processes. It’s advanced, robust ‘beyond LCA’ certification methodology is independently verified as an ISO 14024 compliant Type 1 Eco label recognised by the Green Star® rating tool in several countries for interiors and cleaning product sectors.
www.globalgreentag.com
Green Building Conference
AA-LOGO-HIRES-2015v1The Architect Africa News Network is an autonomous built environment news and information broadcasting network, news aggregator and trends analyser focused on Architecture, Construction, Development, Urbanisation and the Human Condition; with the primary goal of being Africa’s leading business and research information system for built environment specialists.
www.architectafrica.com
Green Building Conference
SaiaThe South African Institute of Architects (SAIA) and the Regional Institutes are committed to maintaining the highest standards of professionalism, integrity and competence in architecture.
Members of the Institute, registered as professional architects, subscribe to a Code of Ethics with established principals which remain core to members as they conduct their business. To continually elevate the architectural profession and support members as they strive to attain the highest standards of workmanship, SAIA ensures its members are educated and trained appropriately. Thus, SAIA members are equipped to provide leadership and critical judgement, while also exercising their specialist knowledge, skills and aptitude for the betterment of design and development in the built environment.
www.saia.org.za
Green Building Conference
ACMPThe Association of Cementitious Material Producers (ACMP) is an industry body convened to represent the mutual interests of its members in the context of sustainable development.
Presently, ACMP members consist of six cementitious material producers in South Africa. All the members are registered as Propriety Limited (Pty Ltd) with the exception of one which is Limited (PPC).
The ACMP’s primary function is to identify areas of mutual interest with regard to sustainability, and act on behalf of the member companies or facilitate the participation of member companies through two main avenues.
www.acmp.co.za
Green Building Conference
Blue-LogoThe Chartered Institute of building (CIOB) have over 46000 members around the world and are considered to be the international voice of the building professional, representing an unequalled body of knowledge concerning the management of the total building process
www.ciob.org
Green Building Conference
ILASA-Logo-on-White-Pantone"The Institute for Landscape Architecture in South Africa (ILASA) is a voluntary organisation registered with the South African Council for the Landscape Architectural Profession.
The Institute for Landscape Architecture in South Africa has three regional bodies, one in the Western Cape (ILASA Cape), one in KZN (ILASA KZN) and one in Gauteng (ILASA Gauteng), that represent members countrywide.
www.ilasa.co.za
Green Building Conference
New-logo-for-member's-use1ClayBrick.Org sets and maintains the standard of clay brick manufacture.
ClayBrick - with its high thermal mass and high thermal performance is one of the most energy efficient building materials, fully recyclable Designers will gain from the consistent quality, durability and reliability, when building with bricks produced by a ClayBrick.org member.
www.claybrick.org
Green Building Conference
PIA-logoThe Pretoria Institute for Architecture (PIA) is a Voluntary Association recognised by the South African Council for the Architectural Profession (SACAP), and is a ‘Regional Institute’ of the South African Institute of Architects.
The PIA has its origins in the Pretoria Architectural Society which was founded in 1945. The PIA was created to serve the interests of architects in the Pretoria area, to further good Architecture and to care for the Architectural heritage unique to Pretoria. Members of the PIA have been called to offer professional service at various universities throughout the country and to serve on various national and international professional bodies, giving credence to its mission and value to its members.
www.pia.org.za
Green Building Conference
GIFA-LOGO-VECTORGIfA is one of the oldest architectural institutions in South Africa. We serve our members interests and promote a better built environment and greater awareness of architecture to the public. This newsletter is a format to keep our architectural community updated on events, workshops and other news that would be of interest for them
www.gifa.org.za
Green Building Conference
sawlfa_logo-new-2014The Southern African Wood, Laminate & Flooring Association and its Members are committed to improving the quality of not only the finished flooring product but the installations. We believe that good installation practice and techniques are of paramount importance in supplying the customer with a product that both they and the installer are proud of.
www.sawlfa.co.za
Green Building Conference
saiceThe South African Institution of Civil Engineering (SAICE) is a learned society and voluntary organisation with a 112 year history. Commonly referred to as a central home for South African civil engineering practitioners - we provide technical leadership in support and enhancement of poverty alleviation, sustainable development, and the development and maintenance of infrastructure.
www.saice.org.za
Green Building Conference
CBEThe Council for the Built Environment (CBE) is a statutory body established under the Council for the Built Environment Act (no. 43 of 2000). It is an overarching body that coordinates the six built environment Professional Councils (Architecture, Engineering, Landscape Architecture, Project and Construction Management, Property Valuation and Quantity Surveying) for the purpose of instilling good conduct within the professions, transforming the professions and advising the South African government on built environment related issues.
www.cbe.org.za
Green Building Conference
CIALogo-HighResolutionTo promote the art, science, research and practice of architecture.
To serve the interests of its members.
To uphold the dignity of the profession through maintaining a code of conduct, professional competence and integrity, which has been established by its affiliated bodies, the South African Institute of Architects (SAIA) and the South African Council for the Architectural Profession (SACAP).
www.cifa.org.za
Green Building Conference
Piesa-LogoThe Power Institute for East and Southern Africa (PIESA) is a voluntary regional electrical power distribution industry association whose aim is to improve electrification in East and Southern Africa through sharing information, research, technology, skills and experiences for the benefit of customers and suppliers. A key focus area is the development of localisation of the supply chain through harmonization of standards in the region.
www.piesa.com
Sustainable Energy Seminar
SAEE-logo-highSAEE is your source for information on the dynamic field of energy efficiency, utility deregulation, facility management, plant engineering, and environmental compliance. With a full array of information outreach programmes, from technical seminars, conferences and books to critical buyer-seller, networking trade shows, job listings and certification programmes, the SAEE a chapter of the AEE offers a variety of information resource tools.
www.saee.org.za
Sustainable Energy Seminar
REEEP-logoREEEP invests in clean energy markets in developing countries to reduce CO2 emissions and build prosperity. Based on a strategic portfolio of high impact projects, REEEP works to generate energy access, improve lives and economic opportunities, build sustainable markets, and combat climate change.
www.reeep.org
Sustainable Energy Seminar
SAAEAThe Southern African Alternative Energy Association (SAAEA) represents and actively promotes Renewable Alternative Energy Solutions in our region. Its focus is the whole industry, rather than sector.
www.saaea.org
Sustainable Energy Seminar
TAPPSA-LOGOTAPPSA is an internationally respected association which covers the whole process chain from forest to converted product in Southern Africa. It organises conferences, workshops and discussion groups, produces a bimonthly technical magazine and maintains its own web site.
www.tappsa.co.za
Sustainable Energy Seminar
SESSA-logoThe Sustainable Energy Society of Southern Africa or SESSA, is dedicated to the use of renewable energy and energy efficiency including all solar-based energies such as photovoltaics, thermal heating and cooling, wind, biomass and hydro, to name a few. Other utilisation possibilities of this principle source of energy are in passive building design and energy efficiency.
www.sessa.org.za
Sustainable Energy Seminar
NRF-logo-vector-300x170 The National Recycling Forum is a non-profit organisation promoting the recovery and recycling of recyclable materials in South Africa through education and awareness campaigns
www.recycling.co.za
Vision Zero Waste Seminar
PACKAGING-SA-2015Packaging SA is a non-profit organisation whose primary objective is to represent the macro interests of the packaging sector, including those of converters and other suppliers, on matters of broader industry concern
www.pacsa.co.za
Vision Zero Waste Seminar
eWASA eWASA is an industry association that was established in 2008 to address a growing problem with the disposal of electrical and electronic waste (e-waste). Substances that can be reclaimed and used, can be harmful to the environment and human health if disposed of in an inappropriate manner
www.ewasa.org
Vision Zero Waste Seminar
RRA-logo---rra-logoThe RailRoad Association of South Africa is a registered non profit company. It was formed in October 2000.
We are an influential non-profit organisation promoting an effective land transport system where the rail and road modes can operate to provide sustainable long term solutions. Our main object and purpose is to promote the common interests of persons, companies and organisations within or associated with the railway industry in the sub-continent and in Africa.
www.rra.co.za
Transport & Mobility Seminar
RETOSA-logoThe Regional Tourism Organisation of Southern Africa (RETOSA) is a Southern African Development Community (SADC) body responsible for the development of tourism and regional destination marketing across the 15 Southern African countries RETOSA works in close cooperation with the Member States’ Ministries of Tourism, national tourism organisations, the private sector and media partners and International Cooperating Partners (ICPs). In part, the aims of RETOSA are to increase tourism arrivals to the region through sustainable development initiatives, improved regional competitiveness, and effective destination marketing.
www.retosa.co.za
Responsible Tourism Seminar
SAYTCSAYTC is a proud network of tourism businesses from the youth travel sector. Members include backpacker hostels, transport providers, tour and adventure operators, language schools, volunteer organizations and tourism service providers.You know you are in good hands when you use a SAYTC member as we place value on quality products and services.
saytc.mobi
Responsible Tourism Seminar

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