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AllAfrica.com
Rhino Horn Smuggler ArrestedInternational Airport for allegedly smuggling rhino horns which are estimated t
Rhino Horn Smuggler Arrested
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
International Airport for allegedly smuggling rhino horns which are estimated to value R12.2 million. According to the Department of Environmental Affairs, the suspect was intercepted after attempting to take a transit flight to Hong Kong on... Read more
11h
AllAfrica.com
Minister Edna Molewa Welcomes Arrest of Suspected Rhino Horn Smuggler177 were in the Kruger National Park and 237 for the rest of the country. The
Minister Edna Molewa Welcomes Arrest of Suspected Rhino Horn Smuggler
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
177 were in the Kruger National Park and 237 for the rest of the country. The Integrated Strategic approach involves the Department of Environmental Affairs, the South African National Defense Force (SANDF), the South African Police Service... Read more
17h
iol.co.za
Environmental tyre levy to go to Sarsprior to the implementation of the levy in 2013 to prevent Redisa, the only was
Environmental tyre levy to go to Sars
iol.co.za / Posted 17 hours ago
prior to the implementation of the levy in 2013 to prevent Redisa, the only waste tyre plan approved so far by the Department of Environmental Affairs, to stop the implementation of the levy and prevent Redisa from being the only approved... Read more
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Tax-News.com
South Africa Postpones Environmental Tire Levylevy are to be deposited into the National Revenue Fund, and an allocation will
South Africa Postpones Environmental Tire Levy
Tax-News.com / Posted yesterday
levy are to be deposited into the National Revenue Fund, and an allocation will be made available through the budget of the Department of Environmental Affairs for the recycling of waste tires. All producers and importers of tires will be required... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Treasury On Implementation Date of Environmental Tyre Levybe deposited into the National Revenue Fund, and an on-budget allocation will b
Treasury On Implementation Date of Environmental Tyre Levy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
be deposited into the National Revenue Fund, and an on-budget allocation will be made available through the budget of the Department of Environmental Affairs. This will ensure a more robust and transparent revenue collection and funding... Read more
4d
AllAfrica.com
Tyre Levy Postponed to 2017will be deposited into the National Revenue Fund. An on-budget allocation will
Tyre Levy Postponed to 2017
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
will be deposited into the National Revenue Fund. An on-budget allocation will be made available through the budget of the Department of Environmental Affairs. This will ensure a more robust and transparent revenue collection and funding... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nation's Commitment to Governance Reform: An Inconvenient Truthworking well with their civil society partners before the OGP, such as the Nati
Nation's Commitment to Governance Reform: An Inconvenient Truth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
working well with their civil society partners before the OGP, such as the National Treasury on open budgeting and the Department of Environmental Affairs on the environmental commitments of the National Action Plan (NAP). But on the whole,... Read more
6d
AllAfrica.com
Minister Gugile Nkwinti Hands Over Title Deeds to Communitiesmemorandum of agreement was concluded and signed between the Department of Rura
Minister Gugile Nkwinti Hands Over Title Deeds to Communities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
memorandum of agreement was concluded and signed between the Department of Rural Development and Land Reform and the Department of Environmental Affairs in May 2007. The Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) included a restitution process and an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Edna Molewa - Briefing of Foreign Correspondents Association On South Africa's Preparations for Cites COP17that international trade in specimens of listed wild animals and plants does no
Minister Edna Molewa - Briefing of Foreign Correspondents Association On South Africa's Preparations for Cites COP17
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
that international trade in specimens of listed wild animals and plants does not threaten their survival in the wild. The Department of Environmental Affairs, the CITES Secretariat and the various Departments and entities serving on the Local... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Edna Molewa Opens 7th People and Parks Conference, 20 to 22 SeptProgramme in South Africa was born out of the World Parks Congress held in Durb
Minister Edna Molewa Opens 7th People and Parks Conference, 20 to 22 Sept
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Programme in South Africa was born out of the World Parks Congress held in Durban in 2003. On the eve of this congress, The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) [the then Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism (DEAT)] organised for... Read more
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iol.co.za
Green Scorpions raid ‘toxic fumes’ waste companyis fully operational and can treat all the leachate which we have on site. “Ho
Green Scorpions raid ‘toxic fumes’ waste company
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
is fully operational and can treat all the leachate which we have on site. “However, we are following instructions by the Department of Environmental Affairs to speed up the process by emptying our leachate tanks and storm water dams and (as... Read more
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iol.co.za
Expect delays in Durban as N2, N3 upgradedValley, Farningham (M7) and Richmond Road. The environment will also be factor
Expect delays in Durban as N2, N3 upgraded
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
Valley, Farningham (M7) and Richmond Road. The environment will also be factored with environmental authorisation from the Department of Environmental Affairs. Sanral has appointed Acer (Africa) Environmental Consultants who will be responsible for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IFP - Condemns Dumping of Hazardous Bitumenon Environmental Affairs in the KZN Legislature, Mr Hassan Motala MPL. "We wan
IFP - Condemns Dumping of Hazardous Bitumen
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
on Environmental Affairs in the KZN Legislature, Mr Hassan Motala MPL. "We want to urge the Green Scorpions and the Department of Environmental Affairs to conduct an urgent and thorough investigation into this matter and ensure that those... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IFP, Four Paws International On the Fight Against Captive-Bred Lion Huntingour wildlife. Later, when I became Chief Minister of the KwaZulu Government, I
IFP, Four Paws International On the Fight Against Captive-Bred Lion Hunting
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
our wildlife. Later, when I became Chief Minister of the KwaZulu Government, I was able to establish South Africa's first department of environmental affairs. Throughout the years, I have spoken at the World Wilderness Congress, received... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Edna Molewa - Launch of 2016 SA National Parks Weekby the South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) - which provides i
Minister Edna Molewa - Launch of 2016 SA National Parks Week
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
by the South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) - which provides invaluable science-based support to the Department of Environmental Affairs, and whose mission is to champion the exploration and conservation of South Africa's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Edna Molewa Highlights Progress in Fight Against Rhino Poachingwas declared a National Priority Crime in 2014 and the issue continues to recei
Minister Edna Molewa Highlights Progress in Fight Against Rhino Poaching
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
was declared a National Priority Crime in 2014 and the issue continues to receive the highest level of attention from the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA), the country's law-enforcement authorities, and the prosecution service. In the... Read more
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14d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Poachers shift to elephantsNationally, 702 rhino were poached in the country between January and July, dow
Poachers shift to elephants
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 14 days ago
Nationally, 702 rhino were poached in the country between January and July, down from 796 a year earlier, the Department of Environmental Affairs said on its website. In the Kruger National Park, 458 rhinos were killed between January and the end of... Read more
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iafrica.com
Latest rhino poaching statsThe Department of Environmental affairs has released statistics on rhino poachi
Latest rhino poaching stats
iafrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The Department of Environmental affairs has released statistics on rhino poaching for the year thus far, claiming that the Kruger National Park remains the worst-hit area. Figures show that there has been a 17.8% decrease in the number of rhino... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Latest rhino poaching statsThe Department of Environmental affairs has released statistics on rhino poachi
Latest rhino poaching stats
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 15 days ago
The Department of Environmental affairs has released statistics on rhino poaching for the year thus far, claiming that the Kruger National Park remains the worst-hit area. Figures show that there has been a 17.8% decrease in the number of rhino... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Khoemacau Prepares for Miningand consumables to the respective communities and schools in the region On the
Khoemacau Prepares for Mining
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
and consumables to the respective communities and schools in the region On the environmental front, Mr Tsimako said the department of environmental affairs authorized the company's environmental and social impact assessment for the Qhoree... Read more
18d
BBC News
Lion hunting business in South Africa: Fair game?total, trophy hunting was worth $70m (£50m) to the South African economy in 201
Lion hunting business in South Africa: Fair game?
BBC News / Posted 18 days ago
total, trophy hunting was worth $70m (£50m) to the South African economy in 2013, according to figures from The Department of Environmental Affairs. "Eight lionesses were released [from captivity] literally the day before the clients... Read more
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19d
Boston Globe
Lack of Hermine rainfall maintains state’s dry conditionsto take certain actions in combating dry conditions, like conserving water. Ov
Lack of Hermine rainfall maintains state’s dry conditions
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
to take certain actions in combating dry conditions, like conserving water. Over 170 towns and cities in the Bay State have issued either voluntary or mandatory restrictions on water use, according to the Department of Environmen... Read more
19d
The Times & The Sunday Times
AfriForum faces hiccups as it delivers audit report to ministerfrom pillar to post when it wanted to deliver a 16-page branch project report o
AfriForum faces hiccups as it delivers audit report to minister
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 19 days ago
from pillar to post when it wanted to deliver a 16-page branch project report on an audit of municipal dumping sites to the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA). The report‚ drafted by Afriforum's head of local government Marcus Pawson and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Molewa Receives Honorary Doctoratewonderful tribute to the Minister's achievements by the VUT Honorary Degrees Co
Minister Molewa Receives Honorary Doctorate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
wonderful tribute to the Minister's achievements by the VUT Honorary Degrees Committee," Deputy Minister Thomson said. The Department of Environmental Affairs said Minister Molewa has worked tirelessly to place environmental matters at the... Read more
21d
iafrica.com
SA told to end canned lion huntinga variety of commercial purposes, including captive or ‘canned’ hunts. “We’re
SA told to end canned lion hunting
iafrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
a variety of commercial purposes, including captive or ‘canned’ hunts. “We’re looking forward to working with the IUCN and Department of Environmental Affairs to implement the resolutions, which will have a significant impact,” says Wildlands CEO... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Environmental Affairs Participates in the 2016 International Union for Conservation of Nature World Congressin the 2016 International Union for Conservation of Nature World Congress The
Environmental Affairs Participates in the 2016 International Union for Conservation of Nature World Congress
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
in the 2016 International Union for Conservation of Nature World Congress The South African delegation, through the Department of Environmental Affairs, IUCN members from conservation institutions and NGOs, are participating in the 2016... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Team to Study Weather Patterns2pm and a short farewell ceremony will be held at 11:30am. Aboard the vessel w
SA Team to Study Weather Patterns
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
2pm and a short farewell ceremony will be held at 11:30am. Aboard the vessel will be the Gough 62 expedition team, the Department of Environmental Affairs' supporting team, members from the National Department of Public Works and scientists... Read more
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iol.co.za
Whale stays to say thank youcoastline. Its formation was in line with similar globally established disentan
Whale stays to say thank you
iol.co.za / Posted 28 days ago
coastline. Its formation was in line with similar globally established disentanglement networks. Spearheaded by the Department of Environmental Affairs Oceans and Coasts, SAWDN is part of a global initiative dealing with entanglements. Its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Whale Assisted in Disentanglement Operation – False Bayworld. SAWDN, a volunteer network, are part of a global initiative to deal wit
Whale Assisted in Disentanglement Operation – False Bay
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
world. SAWDN, a volunteer network, are part of a global initiative to deal with these entanglements. Spear headed by The Department of Environmental Affairs – Oceans and Coasts SAWDN volunteers include members of The Department of Environmental... Read more
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29d
iol.co.za
Airport’s runway project is on tracklanding or departing every hour, but now processes about 25. It is expected th
Airport’s runway project is on track
iol.co.za / Posted 29 days ago
landing or departing every hour, but now processes about 25. It is expected the final EIA will be submitted to the Department of Environmental Affairs in the first half of next month and a response could arrive by February. If there are no... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Rescuers rush to aid of whale trapped in fishing rope off the Cape coastline a SAWDN volunteer‚ hanging over the side of the Spirit of Surfski II‚ slip
Rescuers rush to aid of whale trapped in fishing rope off the Cape coast
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 1 months ago
line a SAWDN volunteer‚ hanging over the side of the Spirit of Surfski II‚ slipped and Mike Meyer‚ head of SAWDN and of the Department of Environmental Affairs - Oceans and Coasts‚ grabbed onto him to prevent him from falling over the side of the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Stop washing with killer beadsand campaign against microbeads, but there had been no policy change or proposa
Stop washing with killer beads
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 1 months ago
and campaign against microbeads, but there had been no policy change or proposals for legislation to ban their use. Department of Environmental Affairs spokesman Albi Modise said the government was initiating studies to assess the impact of... Read more
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