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    The Village Market Africa triumphs in Food Lover's Seeds of Change initiative

    The Village Market Africa is the winner of Food Lover's Market's Seeds of Change Supplier Development Partnership, launched to create an opportunity for social enterprises to join the retailer's supplier network...

    28 Apr 2021

    Boosting brand purpose by solving value-action gaps in Africa

    How do corporations best articulate and act upon their brand purpose, as the interface between corporations and society? By solving the value-action gap, writes Kantar's Adeola Tejumola...

    By Adeola Tejumola, Issued by Kantar 25 Mar 2021

    SA venture to benefit from new Mondelez impact investing platform

    Inmed Aquaponics Social Enterprise is among the first to receive capital through Mondelez International's new impact investing platform Sustainable Futures...

    25 Feb 2021

    How Covid-19 could transform non-profit organisations

    Covid-19 has been disruptive to non-profit organisations that are, in many cases, already operating on a shoestring...

    By Brent McKnight and Julie Gouweloos 1 Feb 2021

    NPO exerts pressure on FMCG and retail giants to cut plastic usage

    As You Sow has filed shareholder proposals with 10 leading consumer goods companies and retailers, calling for commitments to absolute cuts in the use of plastic packaging...

    15 Jan 2021

    RSA-EU strategic partnership encourages and supports green economic recovery

    Ambassador Riina Kionka, the head of the delegation of the European Union to South Africa, Ambassador Martin Schäfer, the German ambassador to SA, and Ambassador Aurélien Lechevallier, the French ambassador to SA, discuss the importance of investing in a green recovery for South Africa as well as the EU's projects in South Africa...

    Issued by GreenCape 14 Dec 2020

    Covid-19 is stifling NGO efforts to promote gender equality when it's most needed

    Covid-19 has presented an opportunity to increase gender equality both in Canada and worldwide. Rebuilding with women at the forefront will help communities succeed post-pandemic.

    By Andrea Paras 11 Dec 2020

    How The Plane Project is improving basic healthcare for thousands of Africans

    Using aviation as a tool to empower, enrich and enhance the lives of the underprivileged, non-profit organisation, The Plane Project is ensuring continued access to essential healthcare services and basic needs items, against the backdrop of the global Covid-19 pandemic...

    9 Nov 2020

    How socially-led innovation can bring positive change in unchartered times

    There's an old and somewhat overused saying attributed to Winston Churchill that is nevertheless appropriate in these uncertain times: never let a good crisis go to waste...

    By Muhammad Nabil 11 Jun 2020

    After Covid-19, Africa can build back better

    These are challenging times for Africa and the rest of our global village...

    By Amina J. Mohammed 28 May 2020

    #AfricaDay: A celebration of resilience

    On this Africa Day 2020, we celebrate our resilience in the face of the disruptive Covid-19 pandemic...

    By Dr Mamphela Ramphele 25 May 2020

    Africa's unique opportunity for post-pandemic rejuvenation

    It has taken a tiny organism, SARS-CoV-2, to get even the most conservative traditionalists to accept that state institutions are essential...

    By Dr Mamphela Ramphele 17 Apr 2020

    Masterclass unpacks ethics of sustainability within African fashion

    The first in a series of masterclasses held by AFI tackled the topic of sustainability in the local fashion industry...

    18 Mar 2020

    4 African finalists make the shortlist for Commonwealth Youth Awards 2020

    All 16 finalists will each receive a trophy, a certificate and £1,000 to expand the scope of their projects...

    19 Feb 2020



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