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All posts tagged in: Sustainability Week

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SUSTAINABILITY WEEK 2017, HOSTED BY THE CITY OF TSHWANE

Sustainability can be defined as taking care of present needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. A recent report by sustainability consulting firm, Pure Strategies, shows that global corporate spend on ...

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African cities to address the sustainability question

Agenda 2063: Towards a sustainable urban future. Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma will address Agenda 2063 at the African Capital Cities Sustainability Forum, which forms part of Sustainability Week, taking ...

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AFRICA IN NEED OF SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION

Africa is in dire need of transforming its agricultural sector. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, agricultural production needs to increase 60% by 2050 to keep up with the expected demand for food*. ...

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South Africa’s transition to renewable energy

There is an urgent need to reduce fossil fuel dependency, reduce our carbon footprint and diversify South Africa is on its way to becoming a renewable energy leader with billions being invested in creating clean and efficient energy. A recent study ...

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Green Building Conference in June

As Green Building becomes the norm, the demand for innovative and sustainable construction solutions grows. The latest perspectives, new design strategies and cutting edge examples from international and regional speakers will be presented at the ...

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