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Entrepreneurship education and training key for empowerment

ENTREPRENEURSHIP is increasingly generating more awareness in South Africa, official research confirms. read more

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Most Beautiful Object in South Africa (MBOISA) 2013 finalists

Edited by Thandisizwe Mgudlwa and Contributed by Design Indaba
Here they are! The Most Beautiful Object in South Africa finalists for 2013. Who will get your vote?
It’s our great pleasure to present the much-anticipated Most Beautiful Object in South Africa (MBOISA) 2013 finalists.

Featuring a diverse selection of objects, the MBOISA finalists were nominated by a mix of design journalists and cultural commentators in South Africa. read more

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Accor has high hopes for sub-Saharan Africa

Dolat Ventures to Enter African Timber Sector

* DOLV To Access an Exclusive Licence to Cut Timber and Export read more

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Dolat Ventures To Enter Diamond Reconditioning Sector

NEW YORK, Jan., 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Dolat Ventures Inc. (OTCQB: DOLV) announced that its Diamond Mining subsidiary Dove Diamonds is expected to begin operations in the lucrative Diamond Reconditioning sector.  The Company intends to begin operations in laser drilling and irradiation of diamonds and commented today on the growing economic opportunities in the diamond industry. read more

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The 8th edition of the Dubai Wood Show 2013 to take place from April 9 to April 11

Eccotopia Developing Megafolia© Plantations in South Africa

Eccotopia Megafolia© plantations can provide phytoremediation of ground water and topsoil, biofuel production, timber production, and biomass-to-energy production in South Africa.

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There is a need to educate Entrepreneurs to overcome challenges

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Deforestation Costing Kenyan Economy Millions of Dollars Each Year and Increasing Water Shortage Risk, UNEP and Kenya Forest Service Report Finds / Services from Kenya’s Water Towers Underpin Many Sectors of Economy

NAIROBI, Kenya, November 5, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ Deforestation deprived Kenya’s economy of 5.8 billion shillings ($US 68 million) in 2010 and 6.6 billion shillings in 2009, far outstripping the roughly 1.3 billion shillings injected from forestry and logging each year, according to a joint Kenya Forest Service (KFS) and UN Environment Programme (UNEP) report. read more

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SCS Extends Third-Party Environmental Certification Services to West Africa

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GAMBIA-SENEGAL TIMBER UNDERHAND DEAL FEEDS CHINA

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ILLEGAL TIMBER SMUGGLING INTO THE GAMBIA CURBS POVERTY DIMENSION, LEAVES OTHERS IN LIMBO

Equatorial Guinea Proposes The Creation Of An African Agency Focused On Sustainable Development

West African Nation pledged to United Nations agreements on Climate Change, Biological Diversity and Desertification at the UN Rio+20 Conference read more

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Equatorial Guinea Participates on United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development Rio+20

West African Nation Joins Conversation on Pathway to Safer, Equitable and Cleaner Environment read more

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