Monthly Archives: October 2016

500+ Convene in Côte d’Ivoire for Focus on Sustainability at World Cocoa Foundation Partnership Meeting

$12 Million in New Funding Announced for Farmer Support Programs; Call to Action on Regional Threat Posed by Cocoa Swollen Shoot Virus ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, Oct. 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Last week, the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF), in collaboration with Le Conseil du Café-Cacao, convened its annual Partnership Meeting in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, the world’s […]

Deputy Minister Barbara Thomson hands over Newcastle Buyback and Play Parks Project, 2 Nov

The Deputy Minister of Environmental Affairs, Ms Barbara Thomson, will officially hand over a Waste Buyback Centre and Recreational Play Parks to the Newcastle Community at the Osizweni Community Hall, Newcastle KwaZulu-Natal, on Wednesday 2 November 2...

Environmental Affairs hosts pre-CoP stakeholder consultation, 1 Nov

Department of Environmental Affairs hosts stakeholder consultation in preparation for International Climate Change Talks in MoroccoThe Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa, will host a pre-CoP Stakeholder Consultation in preparation for th...

NSFAS applicants urged to sign agreements

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has called on students, who have applied for NSFAS, to immediately sign their loan agreement forms (LAFs) and schedules of particulars (SOP) at their respective universities.NSFAS Executive Officer Msul...

South African Local Government Association on World Cities Day

SALGA joins the world to mark World Cities Day 2016The United Nations has designated every 31st of October as World Cities Day to promote the international community's interest in global urbanisation, and to push forward cooperation among countries in ...