This Earth Day, April 22, 2024, let's stand united against the urgent climate challenges that threaten our world. South Africa, like many places, faces dire environmental issues – from devastating floods to declining water quality and rampant environmental degradation. These challenges disproportionately impact the most vulnerable...

In a landmark celebration of two decades of environmental education, WESSA proudly hosted the Eco-Schools Awards, honouring the transformative impact of the Eco-Schools programme across the nation. For the past 20 years, the Eco-Schools initiative has been instrumental in promoting sustainability and conservation practices within schools...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BnTwGdAvKhE This is what your investment supports Thanks to conservation conscious supporters like you, WESSA was able to successfully re-introduce 4 giraffes to our uMngeni Valley Nature Reserve recently. The giraffes – donated by Karkloof Safari Spa, were  transported safely and released into their new home by a...

To find out what positions are available you can view all these details on the WESSA careers page here or view the PDF Here. If you are interested in applying for any of the Groen Sebenza positions please see the LINK below to apply. Apply Here...

South African Youth Statement: COP27   Click here to read the statement here.   WESSA is strongly engaging in the Climate Change space, as we seek to Educate, Advocate and Act on Climate Action.  Last Saturday, the SA Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA), WWF-SA and WESSA partnered to bring...

Call for Groen Sebenza 2 applications now open To find out what positions are available you can view all these details on the WESSA careers page Here or view the PDF Here. If you are interested in applying for any of the Groen Sebenza positions please see...

Call for Nominations 2022 Annual Awards We have all the details for this process for you, please see the LINK below to find out more. View Here...

WESSAs critique on the proposed Biodiversity Conservation and Use White Paper WESSA has praised the proposed White Paper on the Conservation and Sustainable Use of South Africa’s Biodiversity. To read our submission of comments, amendment suggestions and concerns with this proposed legislation, please see LINK. View Here...

WESSA, in partnership with South32 Hillside Aluminium Smelter in Richard’s Bay launched a youth development project in the King Cetshwayo District (KCD) Municipality on the 21 st of January 2022. This project was conceptualised in response to the high youth unemployment rate in the district...