LOCAL ENVIRONMENTAL HEROES AWARDED THE GOLDMAN PRIZE IN SAN FRANCISCO

Today – almost exactly a year to the day since winning the nuclear court case – the two women who were the driving force behind the victory, were awarded the prestigious Goldman Environmental Foundation’s Prize in San Francisco, USA. Just a few hours ago, Earthlife...

Green Connection outside BBC – London on 18 May 2018

Liz McDaid was observing a collection of plastic pollution gathered from local ocean and coast. The Green Connection works with small scale fisheries and The Responsible Fisheries Alliance coordinated by WWF-SA. ‘Reducing plastic pollution is critical for the...

International Oceans Institute – South Africa

The Green Connection was asked to assist with training the trainers in the IOISA initiative to assist the Department of Fisheries in supporting the new small scale policy roll out. During 2017, various workshops were carried out around the coast. Small Scale...

ENERGY

We have been involved in various initiatives to improve energy-efficiency in South Africa, from supporting renewable energy to providing fuel-efficient stoves.

EMPOWERMENT

We are dedicated to empowering individuals and communities through workshops and community outreach, to make our way of life more sustainable.

EDUCATION

The Green Connection is making courses available to educate persons on the importance of sustainable development, as well as the impact of energy choices.