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Food & Trees for Africa (FTFA) is South Africa’s social and environmental enterprise improving lives and landscapes towards healthy people on a healthier planet, since 1990. Over 4.2 million trees, 1000's of permaculture food gardens, bamboo projects and organic farms have been planted for poor communities. Read More...


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National Energy Globe South Africa goes to Food & Trees for Africa
Trees for HomesThe Energy Globe is today’s most important environmental prize with 165 participating countries and annually more than 1000 project entries. It is given in recogniti...
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National Energy Globe South Africa goes to Food & Trees for Africa

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The Energy Globe is today’s most important environmental prize with 165 participating countries and annually more than 1000 project entries. It is given in recognition of outstanding performance in terms of energy efficiency, renewable energy and resource conservation worldwide.
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“It’s women who are the solution and on whom the hope of the planet lies”

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Jeunesse Park, founder of Food & Trees for Africa, on life as a female leader and the inspirational women in her life

This week we celebrate National Women’s Day, where we commemorate women’s contribution to the anti-apartheid movement, and celebrate the inspirational women in our lives.
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Women’s Day celebrates female farmer

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“Closing the gender gap in agricultural inputs alone could lift 100–150 million people out of hunger,” Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations.
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LegalWise beautifies schools this August

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August will see LegalWise planting 43 trees at two schools through Food & Trees for Africa (FTFA).
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NEOTEL’S 67 MINUTES TO IMPROVE FOOD SECURITY FOR CHILDREN

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Mandela Day 2014 celebrated on 18 July, saw Neotel volunteering to plant food gardens to help improve food security and access to nutritious food for children through Food & Trees for Africa (FTFA).
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Sasol’s community development this Mandela Day

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Sasol and their staff dedicated their time to plant food gardens in Alexandra, Gauteng to celebrate Mandela Day with FTFA.
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Earthwalkers, walk the talk

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By walking the Planet I deliver a message of the need to preserve our beautiful Earth and through my actions encourage people to become involved,” Paul Coleman, the Earthwalker.

Sunday, 27 July, saw 67 Earthwalkers walking the talk on behalf of FTFA.
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Document Accounting Solutions striving for a greener, cleaner planet

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Equitrac has partnered with FTFA this July to plant more trees, and they want you to join them. Equitrac's smart and innovative technology already has a track record of working towards a future that educates people. They are actively striving for a greener, cleaner planet by minimising waste, decreasing carbon emissions and now they are voluntarily offsetting their own carbon emissions by planting trees!
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Mandela Day creates a better world for Tshebedisano Primary School in Soweto

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It is in your hands to create a better world for all who live in it” said Nelson Mandela.

Mandela Day, 18 July, saw volunteers from all sectors of society planting 32 trees sponsored by Digilogix at Tshebedisano Primary School through FTFA’s Trees for All programme.
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Local EcoWarrior spends a day with Al Gore

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South African EcoWarrior, Jeunesse Park, spent another day with the former US Vice President as a mentor to a group of new African Climate Reality Leaders in Melbourne, Australia earlier in July.
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