22 Apr 2020
How the COVID-19 pandemic shows that humanity can reverse climate change

As the COVID-19 crisis continues, smog disappears and waters run clearer. Not only does the prospect of our uncertain future…

How the COVID-19 pandemic shows that humanity can reverse climate change

As the COVID-19 crisis continues, smog disappears and waters run clearer. Not only does the prospect of our uncertain future reveal the roles humanity play in the planet’s environment, but our true power and resolve to finally reverse the course of what could one day become the worst pandemic we’ll…

19 Apr 2020
Everyone Will Need to Compromise to Secure the Future of Food

“The Future of Food and Farming” study clearly shows that the next generation of consumers and farmers share many concerns…

Everyone Will Need to Compromise to Secure the Future of Food

“The Future of Food and Farming” study clearly shows that the next generation of consumers and farmers share many concerns about the future. Both feel strongly about wanting more of a voice in determining how food is grown, sold and consumed. They especially believe that the future of food and…

18 Apr 2020
Vodka distilled from crops grown in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone

Researchers from the University of Portsmouth created a brand of artisan vodka. The Ukrainian mineral water and rye used to…

Vodka distilled from crops grown in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone

Researchers from the University of Portsmouth created a brand of artisan vodka. The Ukrainian mineral water and rye used to distil the beverage were taken from an area that has been abandoned since the Chernobyl nuclear disaster. The end result is aptly named Atomik. The first ever bottle of Atomik…

17 Apr 2020
Confronting Climate Change

While there is much alignment on the issue of climate change, there are also points of differentiation, illustrating the complexity…

Confronting Climate Change

While there is much alignment on the issue of climate change, there are also points of differentiation, illustrating the complexity of the challenges facing the farmers and consumers of the future. Overwhelmingly, next-gen farmers and consumers indicate they believe climate change is occurring, and the majority across markets believe that…

16 Apr 2020
Amplifying Farmer-Consumer Voices and Engagement

There is no doubt about who the next generation of farmers and consumers thinks is responsible for the future of…

Amplifying Farmer-Consumer Voices and Engagement

There is no doubt about who the next generation of farmers and consumers thinks is responsible for the future of food and farming — it’s themselves. However, both groups acknowledge there are many obstacles to being able to work together to solve the challenges facing food and farming. Importantly, both…

15 Apr 2020
Securing the Future of the Farm

The long-term survival of the farm itself is of concern to next-gen farmers and consumers — with eight in ten…

Securing the Future of the Farm

The long-term survival of the farm itself is of concern to next-gen farmers and consumers — with eight in ten agreeing that it will be more difficult for farmers to make a living in the future. Perhaps even more disturbing is that 70% of consumers and 57% of farmers agree…

14 Apr 2020
Protecting the Future of Food

Gen Z / millennial farmers and consumers in all countries believe the future of food and farming is under threat…

Protecting the Future of Food

Gen Z / millennial farmers and consumers in all countries believe the future of food and farming is under threat and that global food insecurity is likely within 20 years. Despite their concerns, next-gen farmers and consumers are realistic about the trade-offs involved in addressing the most pressing challenges facing…

13 Apr 2020
The Future of Food and Farming

Corteva Agriscience was launched in 2019 to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume — for…

The Future of Food and Farming

Corteva Agriscience was launched in 2019 to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume — for generations to come. This commitment to the future has put Corteva at the forefront of shaping the next generation of agriculture. To better understand those who will be centrally responsible…

07 Mar 2020
Gibb Environmental showcases project excellence in sustainability

Sustainability impacts the bottom-line, and all industries should be acutely mindful of how they do business on a planet with…

Gibb Environmental showcases project excellence in sustainability

Sustainability impacts the bottom-line, and all industries should be acutely mindful of how they do business on a planet with fewer natural resources. The importance of internal capacity building, the need for climate and weather information management, the role of integrated planning and the inclusion of stakeholders outside government, should…

20 Aug 2018
Woolworths pilots South Africa’s first in-store recycling vending machine

We are used to getting something out of a vending machine, but what about the chance to make a difference…

Woolworths pilots South Africa’s first in-store recycling vending machine

We are used to getting something out of a vending machine, but what about the chance to make a difference by depositing something we don’t want into one?

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17 May 2018
All-new 2018 Nissan LEAF named ‘2018 World Green Car of the Year’

The all-new 2018 Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling electric vehicle, was named the “2018 World Green Car” at the 2018…

All-new 2018 Nissan LEAF named ‘2018 World Green Car of the Year’

The all-new 2018 Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling electric vehicle, was named the “2018 World Green Car” at the 2018 New York International Auto Show. LEAF is the icon of Nissan Intelligent Mobility, the company’s vision for changing how cars are powered, driven and integrated into society.

17 May 2018
Green tween and Montecasino team up to reduce plastic waste

For the love of dolphins, 10-year-old Harriet Dawes from Fourways set out to make a difference to the marine environment,…

Green tween and Montecasino team up to reduce plastic waste

For the love of dolphins, 10-year-old Harriet Dawes from Fourways set out to make a difference to the marine environment, and approached Montecasino to join ‘The Last Straw’ campaign, an initiative to eliminate the use of plastic straws due to their lasting damage to the environment, particularly to ocean life.

04 Jun 2018
Is CEIBA the future of shipping?

Shani Meintjes is a young South African volunteering in Costa Rica on a project very close to her heart, a…

Is CEIBA the future of shipping?

Shani Meintjes is a young South African volunteering in Costa Rica on a project very close to her heart, a project aimed at decreasing the impact of the vastly polluting cargo shipping industry. You might ask how this is even possible given that 90% of all cargo globally is transported…

17 May 2018
Application period for Green Talents Award has now started

Sustainable development is fundamental to preserving our earth for present and future generations by finding a balance between the need…

Application period for Green Talents Award has now started

Sustainable development is fundamental to preserving our earth for present and future generations by finding a balance between the need for socio-economic development and the protection of the environment. These topics of global political relevance demand international research cooperation. With its high-class innovation and research centres, Germany supports great efforts…


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