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Black rhino project translocates 200th rhino
Black rhino project translocates 200th rhino

The WWF-SA Black Rhino Range Expansion Project (BRREP) has just completed its 12th successful black rhino move, including translocating its 200th ...

06 Aug 2019
Matatiele duo wins Living Planet Award 2019
Matatiele duo wins Living Planet Award 2019

Two women who are the powerhouse behind a non-profit, social enterprise organisation, Environmental and Rural Solutions, based in Matatiele in the ...

25 Jul 2019
R25m boost for Eastern Cape
R25m boost for Eastern Cape

Nedbank has announced a R25 million boost for critical water source areas, biodiversity hotspots and the rural economy in the Eastern Cape

22 Jul 2019
Twitter chat: Join our call for a #PlasticFreeMzansi on Mandela Day
Twitter chat: Join our call for a #PlasticFreeMzansi on Mandela Day

We invite you to celebrate Nelson Mandela’s birthday with a 67-minute Twitter chat starting at 12 noon on 18 July to talk about how we can beat the ...

04 Jul 2019
Green appeal for Youth Day
Green appeal for Youth Day

On 16 June 2019, young WWF staffers are making an appeal to our newly elected leaders to elevate the green agenda for the benefit of people and ...

16 Jun 2019
Spotlight on coastal communities for World Oceans Day
Spotlight on coastal communities for World Oceans Day

One of the key questions on World Oceans Day on 8 June is what happens to coastal communities who are heavily reliant on the ocean for their ...

06 Jun 2019
The Carbon Tax 2019 explained
The Carbon Tax 2019 explained

South Africa's new Carbon Tax Act was signed into law in May 2019. Here's why it is an important first step in curbing carbon emissions.

29 May 2019
WWF welcomes signing of Carbon Tax Act in South Africa
WWF welcomes signing of Carbon Tax Act in South Africa

WWF welcomes the signing of the Carbon Tax Act 2019 into law.

27 May 2019
Food focus for biodiversity day
Food focus for biodiversity day

What we eat and how food arrives on our tables is one of the biggest drivers of biodiversity loss.

22 May 2019
WWF leads the way in green careers
WWF leads the way in green careers

WWF South Africa’s Environmental Leaders Graduate Internship Programme has taken in its seventh cohort of 50 graduates.

13 May 2019
Lessons from Cyclone Idai
Lessons from Cyclone Idai

Cyclone Idai, possibly the worst ever weather disaster to hit the southern hemisphere, has laid bare governments’ lack of preparedness. Given ...

02 May 2019
SA artists ‘woke’ to nature
SA artists ‘woke’ to nature

WWF South Africa and some of the biggest names in urban culture collaborate on a new soundtrack from Instro featuring Reason HD.

16 Apr 2019