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Kathryn White

Kathryn White

    Driving change in the automotive industry
    Driving change in the automotive industry
    As part of their initiative to be the most ecologically sustainable car company in the world, Volkswagen Group South Africa has a number of...
    Prickly pears are part of the change
    Prickly pears are part of the change
    For the last 10 years, Backsberg Estate Cellars has run their 10/10 Project — 10 projects in 10 years, all falling under the ethos “Tread...
    The '5c bird' receives million-dollar attention
    The '5c bird' receives million-dollar attention
    The eastern escarpment of South Africa is home to the endangered grey crowned crane and the critically endangered wattled crane, both of which are...
    YES to a new way of working
    YES to a new way of working
    For over 40 years the Delta Environmental Centre has been offering environmental education to students and teachers, reaching approximately...
    Six stars for an F
    Six stars for an F
    Block F of Upper Grayston is a 2 500m2, three-storey building that has recently been awarded the coveted 6 Star As-Built Green Rating, a top...
    Rewarding good behaviour
    Rewarding good behaviour
    Research has shown that we have a chemical reaction to social media and gamification (applying elements found in games, like point scoring, to...
    The living rooom builds an outdoor kitchen
    The living rooom builds an outdoor kitchen
    If you live in Joburg you’ve probably enjoyed a Sunday afternoon at The Living Room. It’s a bar and eating area that promotes healthy living,...
    Forest community's sustainable future
    Forest community's sustainable future
    The Transkei’s Wild Coast is considered one of the last unspoilt wildernesses in the country. It is also one of the poorest. Situated in the...
    The doktor's orders
    The doktor's orders
    Neville van Schalkwyk is a bossie doktor (bush doctor). He’s also a KhoiSan elder and is in charge of the Hillview Community Nursery....
    Thirteen wasy to tell whether your water is healthy or not
    Thirteen wasy to tell whether your water is healthy or not
    Throughout South Africa, rivers and streams are vital to the livelihoods of millions of people. With thousands of waterways spread over our 1.2...
    Inspiring the next generation
    Inspiring the next generation
    When children play with worms it is usually frowned upon. But for Tiisetso Lephoto, worms have opened up a whole new world — and unlocked an...
    A field guide to caring about the future
    A field guide to caring about the future
    The Umzi Wethu Conservation Academy takes the concept of “our home” to another level by helping socially vulnerable youth transform into highly...