Durban Image: Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA) Durban, South Africa

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA) Durban, South Africa Image by International Livestock Research Institute Innovative cassava peel processing developed by the collaborative effort of ILRI, the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) and the International Potato Center (CIP) was showcased at the Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA)–Africa edition conference held at Durban on 1-2 … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Global Day of Action Climate March

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Global Day of Action Climate March Image by Oxfam International As world leaders struggle to reach agreement at the COP17 negotiations, civil society, organized labour, faith-based organizations, artists and musicians rallied in a peaceful march through Durban on Saturday 3rd December. Find out more about Oxfam's work at UN climate summit 2011 in Durban, South Africa Credit: Ainhoa Goma/Oxfam … [Read more...]

Excitement as Global Startup Grind Chapter is established in Port Elizabeth

Excitement as Global Startup Grind Chapter is established in Port Elizabeth: Startup Grind Port Elizabeth Chapter Director, Alan Straton Photo: Richard Huggard Excitement as Global Startup Grind Chapter is established in Port Elizabeth Startup and entrepreneurial businesses are characterised by high energy, high hopes and high expectations. Port Elizabeth offers many advantages to these businesses – central location, institutional and private support, easy and quick accessibility within the city, a can-do mindset and friendly people … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Global Day of Action – March for climate action in Durban @COP17

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Global Day of Action - March for climate action in Durban @COP17 Image by tcktcktck More than 10,000 people, including international climate activists, labour organizers, women's rights leaders and Durban community members joined together to march for climate action at COP17. As progress at the negotiations seems stalled, we're amping up our call for courage and action. 10,000 people fill the streets of Durban to show … [Read more...]