National Minimum Standard for Responsible Tourism Launched

South Africa’s new National Minimum Standard for Responsible Tourism (NMSRT) was launched on 12 September 2011 at the Knysna Featherbed Nature Reserve by the national tourism minister, Marthinus van Schalkwyk. The NMSRT is a standard to accredit certification programmes, which is sometimes referred to as “certifying the certifier”. It is not a standard for […]

Greening and Resource Efficiency Workshops

The Department of Environmental Affairs, Department of Water Affairs & Forestry and Eskom are holding a series of workshops around the country on greening and resource efficiency. In October these roll into the Cape Town area, with a 7 October 2011 workshop in the city itself. Further details in the announcement below, […]