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Dots created on the beach with pebbles, Cape Town – South Africa

On some beaches the amount of plastic outnumbers the amount of rocks and shells. Sunset Beach is part of the Cape West Coast, and the impact of pollution was our focus as we created dots after doing a beach cleanup. In … Continue reading (More...)

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A walk along the uMngeni River in Kwazulu Natal, South Africa helped these folks to connect the dots

Four Friends of Symmonds Stream walked along a tribituary of the uMngeni River in Kwazulu Natal, South Africa impacted by invasive alien plants, which flows over the Forgotten Falls, Howick. Plans are for a regular work party to clear a … Continue reading (More...)

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“We can’t live without water!” says Eviro-club kids from Mpophomeni Township, South Africa

“We can’t live without water!” This was one of the messages the Mpophomeni Enviro-club kids decided to use to connect their dot to the rest of the planet. Mpophomeni Township is situated in a wetland area in the uMngeni River Catchment, a … Continue reading (More...)

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Connecting the dots through Spekbooms: an indigenous plant species

Local Eco Schools Initiative: ­Marine Primary, Imhoff Waldorf School and Kommetjie Primary together with WESSA, AFRIOCEANS and CREATING CHANGE educate members of the community about the hotspots in South Africa and encouraging people to sign a Climate Pledge agreeing to plant and promote … Continue reading (More...)

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A Happy Dot from the Townships of South Africa!

Learners at KwaBhekilanga Secondary School in Alexandra, Johannesburg, break into song as they celebrate the harvest from their food garden. These learners are connecting the dots between climate change and food security as they develop their sustai... (More...)

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Africans in solidarity with US-Canada anti tar sands campaign!

With an international network of people who care about our future, we’re learning new ways to support each other across the globe. This was evident this week when different individuals and groups in Africa took action in support of American … Continue reading (More...)

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