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Opening spaces for new dancers

Mamela Nyamza is heading for the arts festival but after that plans to hang up her dancing shoes

Filth to football

Community Conservation Award - Runner-up: Go Green and Clean

Opening young eyes

Skills for Sustainability Award - Runner-up: Amakhala Foundation

Skills for nature’s guardians

Skills for Sustainability Award - Winner: Southern African Wildlife College

Communities champion river clean-ups

Community Conservation Award - Winner: Duzi Umgeni Conservation Trust

Yasiin Bey: Cape Town is crazy

Yasiin Bey, formerly known as Mos Def, says he came to live in Cape Town to spend some time to sort out his life and because SA is "crazy".

Design Indaba: In the business of fashion

The rise in fashion sales at the Design Indaba over the years shows the importance of the expo as a retail space and the expo's ever changing face.

Turning lights off switches on savings

By reducing electricity usage across its operations by 20%, for example, has resulted in savings of up to R130-million for Pick n Pay.

Where green ideas meet

Environmental responsibility drives the CTICC's business model with its internal green attitude that affects external business relations.

Web programme is best practice

Anglo American has implemented a web-based framework for understanding sustainable development and integrating it into operations at Mogalakwena mine.

‘Ecopreneur’ model creates jobs

The municipality kick-started a number of green initiatives to offset the impact of last year's COP17 climate change conference hosted in Durban.

Jo’burg colours the mine dumps

Limited open space and mining legacies has meant that Johannesburg City Parks needed to take new approaches to urban park development.

Riding the climate train

With a focus on "mobilisation, dialogue and climate justice", the Climate Train traversed South African cities to raise environmental awareness.

Death-free wind farms

The impact of wind turbines on birdlife is not fully known, but studies in other parts of the world indicate they are vulnerable at these sites.

Coke adds life in eco-friendly bottles

As one of the largest companies in the world,Coca-Cola has acknowledged it needs to be responsible about its role in contributing to climate change.

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Sounding the alarm on shack fire losses

A tech solution to fires in informal settlements comes with insurance that pays out the victims of these blazes

How smuggled gold destined for Dubai or Singapore has links to France and Mali

Three Malagasy citizens were apprehended at OR Tambo International airport, but now the trail is found to connect to France and Mali

Zuma, Zondo play the waiting game

The former president says he will talk once the courts have ruled, but the head of the state capture inquiry appears resigned to letting the clock run out as the commission's deadline nears

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