Environment News

Exposing the truth behind trophy hunting

Michele du Plessis The international wildlife charity, Born Free, has released the findings of their 18-month cross-disciplinary investigation into the practice of wildlife management. In this report, they unveil the truth behind the myths. “Hunters claim that the fees they pay benefit wildlife conservation, local communities, and the economics of the countries when trophy hunting […]

Community Environment News

TCLM Habits and Hobbies

Michele du Plessis In the Thaba Chweu Local Municipality Integrated Development Plan for 2017 – 2022 Term, the Executive Mayor at the time of this document’s release, Cllr S Mashigo-Sekgobela, said: “The law requires us to have this strategic plan which is the only plan that drives planning, development and budget decisions in a municipality.” […]

Environment

World water day – March 22nd

Maxine du Plessis World Water Day, a UN initiative, is celebrated on March 22nd every year and focuses on the importance of water. The theme this year was ‘Leaving no one behind’, adapting the central promise of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development that as sustainable development progresses, everyone must benefit. This year World Water […]