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Cova Advisory plants 135 trees in Soweto

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Leading sustainability advisory firm Cova Advisory, lives their passion for sustainability through partnering with Food & Trees for Africa in the planting of 135 trees in Soweto in August. Cova Advisory has continued their partnership with Food & Trees for Africa (FTFA) for the planting of trees, offsetting of their carbon emissions and making a tangible long lasting difference in communities through this most recent tree planting initiative on Friday 7 August. 
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Green Drinks on 20 August with Dr Tobias Bischof-Niemz

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On Thursday 20 August, FTFA hosts Dr Tobias Bischof-Niemz from the CSIR at our August Green Drinks event.
This is our fourth Road to Paris Green Drinks event hosted by FTFA at 17:30 for 18:00 at the FTFA Khaya, 94 Bessemer Street, Wendywood, Johannesburg.
He will be speaking about the opportunities for renewables in South Africa.
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Chartered Wealth Solutions (Pty) Ltd get their hands dirty creating food gardens for Mandela Day

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Chartered Wealth Solutions partnered with South Africa’s first national social and environmental enterprise, Food & Trees for Africa (FTFA) to commemorate Nelson Mandela in Alexandra, Johannesburg on 24 July through setup of two food gardens at Iphutheng Primary School.
We are honoured that Chartered Wealth Solutions has selected to work with Food & Trees for Africa for their Nelson Mandela day project this year.
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Cape Town Green Drinks on 28 July with Tony Budden

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FTFA with Change Agent Collective host Tony Budden of Hemporium at our Cape Town July Green Drinks event on Tuesday 28 July. 
This is the first Road to Paris Green Drinks event hosted in Cape Town by ACRP & FTFA at Splash Cafe at Vineyard Hotel and Spa, Newlands, Cape Town.
The Green Drinks event starts at 17:30 for 18:00 with an optional guided walk of the hotel's sustainability initiatives lead by sustainability manager and horticulturist, Chris van Zyl from 17:15 - 17:45.
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SCAW Metals Group commits to planting of 3000 trees in 2015

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The Scaw Metals Group has committed to the donation of 3000 trees in Katlehong this year with 1000 trees already having been planted on Friday 5 June as a celebration of World Environment Day through FTFA’s Trees for Home programme, a further 1000 fruit trees to be planted on 24 July to honour Nelson Mandela, the remaining 1000 trees are to be planted in September for Arbor month through Trees for Homes.
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Hudaco Industries to commemorate Nelson Mandela by greening SA

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The staff of Hudaco Industries will be planting 361 trees across Gauteng, Cape Town and Durban on Friday 17 July 2015 to honour Nelson Mandela.
Hudaco Industries with 26 of its business units has partnered with Food & Trees for Africa to commit more than their 67 minutes of time making a difference in communities around the country as a small gesture of solidarity with humanity in honour of the 67 years that the late president, Nelson Mandela spent fighting for social justice. The Hudaco group will be planting 361 trees through FTFA’s established Trees for All programme and handing out 1000 food parcels in communities across South Africa on 17 July.
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Schools and community centres receive the Konica Minolta South Africa green treatment

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In March 2015, Food & Trees for Africa (FTFA) was approached by long time regular sponsor, Konica Minolta South Africa (KMSA) for a corporate social responsibility project to plant trees, transform communities and make a difference for beneficiaries across the country.
This year Konica Minolta has committed to planting 5,271 trees, the total number of trees donated by the company across the country to an impressive over 23,500.
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Browns the Diamond Store (Browns) partners with FTFA in planting of 300 trees

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In 2014, Food & Trees for Africa (FTFA), and Browns the Diamond Store (Browns) once again collaborated to distribute 300 fruit trees, through FTFA’s award winning and Verified Carbon Standard Trees for Homes programme to 300 low cost housing residents in Gauteng.
A year later there is a 76% survival rate of these fruit trees with these trees sequestrating an estimated 85 tonnes of carbon dioxide.
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July Green Drinks Johan van den Berg

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FTFA hosts Johan van den Berg, CEO of the South African Wind Association (SAWEA) at our July Green Drinks event on Thursday 16 July 2015.
This is the third Road to Paris Green Drinks event hosted by ACRP & FTFA at 17:30 for 18:00 at the FTFA Khaya, 94 Bessemer Street, Wendywood, Johannesburg.

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June Green Drinks Claire Janisch

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FTFA hosts Claire Janisch of BiomimicrySA at our June Green Drinks event on Thursday 18 June.
This is the second Road to Paris Green Drinks event hosted by ACRP & FTFA at 17:30 for 18:00 at FTFA Khaya, 94 Bessemer Street, Wendywood, Johannesburg. 
Biomimicry is an approach to innovation that seeks sustainable solutions to human challenges by emulating nature's time-tested patterns and strategies. It aims to create products, processes, and policies—new ways of living—that are well-adapted to life on Earth over the long haul.
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