Tag Archives: south africa

Protecting ecosystems while redressing land dispossession

With conservation sitting uneasily alongside redress in SA, attempts to ensure restitution for communities evicted from their land under apartheid – government-owned and private – have met with mixed success.

South Africa’s land restitution process explained

A pithy primer.

Kruger Park science centre aims to inspire a passion for ecology

South Africa has no shortage of problems facing its astonishingly rich biodiversity, from climate change and habitat encroachment to pollution and poaching. Skills and knowledge are required to meet these challenges, and helping to address the shortage of both is the Skukuza Science Leadership Initiative (SSLI), a state-of-the art science facility in the Kruger National Park’s administrative hub.

Being a Writer F*cks Up Your Life

Craig Higginson discusses his exquisite novel, “The Dream House”, writing practice and much more.

Justice Cameron: Judge of character

Justice Edwin Cameron’s book, Justice, explores the power of South Africa’s constitution.

Willem Boshoff: Big friendly druid

Exploring the everyday with a legendary South African artist.

Cape Town’s art scene is blowing up

From the hottest artists to must-visit galleries, here’s what you need to know.