Takeaways for the events industry to #BuildBackBetter

Takeaways for the events industry to #BuildBackBetter

The Event Greening Forum (EGF) held its Master Class on 18 November 2020. Its aim was to unpack how the events industry can #BuildBackBetter to produce events that both mitigate the risks of COVID-19 transmissions and promote sustainability principles. Morwesi...
Minister Barbara Creecy: SA Recycling Week

Minister Barbara Creecy: SA Recycling Week

Minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries Barbara Creecy gave the following address in a Circular economy webinar on Monday 14 September 2020, in celebration of SA Recycling Week which launched on this same day. The theme was “Advancing Circularity and...
The hierarchy of waste

The hierarchy of waste

The August issue of Business Events Africa is out now, and includes an event greening feature on the hierarchy of waste. Read it – and the rest of the issue – here:...
From zero to accidental hero

From zero to accidental hero

The City Lodge Hotel Group (CLHG) has been working hard behind the scenes to strip out single-use plastic from guest bedrooms. In a bold move, the group, together with its South African supplier The Bespoke Amenities Company (TBAC), is launching an all-new range of...
TEDxCapeTownWomen is going waste free

TEDxCapeTownWomen is going waste free

“TEDxCapeTownWomen 2019 is the most magnificent gathering of people who are shining a light on others in their communities. These bearers of bold and brilliant light are not just the speakers, but the coaches, the volunteers, and our partners,” says...