Month: March 2017

Investing in Gender Equality

March 16, 2017

On Wednesday, 08 March 2017 the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) marked International Women’s Day by participating in the global movement of “Ringing the bell for gender equality”  to raise awareness of the vital role that organisations need to play in advancing gender equality. The theme this year is: #BeBoldforChange. In other words, call on the […]

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Water, water everywhere, not a drop to drink

March 8, 2017

“Water water everywhere and not a drop to drink That is of course until this lovely ship does sink.”  (Samuel Taylor Coleridge, The Rime of the Ancient Mariner) Written in 1834, Coleridge’s words vividly sums up the Cape’s water crisis today. Although surrounded by two oceans, the Western Cape faces the worst drought in 30 […]

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