A word from the CEO

A word from the CEO

The recent Durban floods made history for all the wrong reasons and the devastation and mayhem caused shocks to thousands of people, our economy, and our environment. However, as the floodwaters began to subside, stories of triumph and heroism emerged to bear testimony to human resilience and the spirit of survival.

May 5, 2022
A word from the CEO

A word from the CEO

As we race towards the end of another year, we embrace both good and some concerning news

Nov 12, 2021
A word from the CEO

A word from the CEO

September was full of Special Days, on which topics of ecological and social importance were celebrated.

Oct 4, 2021
A word from the CEO

A word from the CEO

It all began with an email in March 2015 from a wonderful ally and friend in conservation, Rob Brett, who works with our partner Conservation International. Rob asked me if we could meet regarding the potential for the EWT to get involved in the conservation of land in the Soutpansberg Mountains

Aug 30, 2021
A word from the CEO – Women’s Month a month of Gold

A word from the CEO – Women’s Month a month of Gold

What better way to kick off Women’s Month in South Africa than with outstanding performances of our lady Olympians Tatjana Schoenmaker (swimming) and Bianca Buitendag (surfing), who racked up the first South African medals of the Games, with Tatjana setting a new world record!

Aug 2, 2021
A word from the CEO

A word from the CEO

South Africa is faced with massive challenges generally and despite some of those not emanating from the environmental sector, they do spill over.

Jun 30, 2021
A word from the CEO

A word from the CEO

June signals a brand-new month, the middle of the year (can you believe it?), almost mid-winter and most important, World Environment Month, with World Environment Day (WED) being celebrated on the 5th.

May 31, 2021
A word from the CEO

A word from the CEO

South Africa is faced with massive challenges generally and despite some of those not emanating from the environmental sector, they do spill over.

Apr 30, 2021
A word from the CEO

A word from the CEO

We have many challenges in our country, and one that plagues us all too often is poor decision-making on behalf of the authorities who have the mandate to safeguard our environment for current and future generations.

Mar 31, 2021
A word from the CEO

A word from the CEO

South Africa is faced with massive challenges generally and despite some of those not emanating from the environmental sector, they do spill over.

Mar 2, 2021