Project news

Cape Town launches Meat-free Day

On 10 August 2010, in News, Project news, by Andrew Bennett

Cape Town is the first African city, and one of seven progressive cities in the world, to officially endorse a Meat-free Day a week for the sake of animal welfare, human health and climate change. The City’s Health Committee unanimously backed a call by the Compassion in World Farming organisation for Capetonians to pick one […]

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Smart Living Breakfast

On 7 June 2010, in Project news, by Andrew Bennett

A Smart Living Breakfast was held today at the Vineyard Hotel & Spa to acknowledge the companies that participated in the City of Cape Town’s Smart Living Corporate Campaign, as well as the schools that participated in the Global Change Green Audit and Smart Eating Projects.  The event provided an opportunity to learn more about […]

Working hard in the garden

Schools retrofit is underway

On 29 March 2010, in Project news, by Andrew Bennett

After all the hard work the schools put in last year with the audit, now that work is paying off as the city funds the schools to make some positive actions.  The Schools are now hard at work on their retrofits.  The things they are doing are: Veggie gardens – either as gardening education or […]

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Smart eating outing

On 16 March 2010, in Project news, by Andrew Bennett

The City of Cape Town’s smart eating learners outing to the Harvest of Hope project.