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For 19th th February 2021 PRESS RELEASE At our graduation ceremony held in Simonstown on Friday, 16 previously unemployed Western Cape youth graduated from the Tourism Blue Flag Project. Funded by the National Department of Tourism (NDT), and implemented by WESSA, the TBF Project is a youth skills-training programme....

For 18thth February 2021 PRESS RELEASE                      At our graduation ceremony held in Port Elizabeth on Wednesday, 22 previously unemployed Eastern Cape and Garden Route youth graduated from the Tourism Blue Flag Project.  Funded by the National Department of Tourism (NDT), and implemented by WESSA, the...

For 15thth February 2021 PRESS RELEASE                   Tourism Blue Flag Youth Graduate into the Tourism Economy  At our graduation ceremony held at uShaka Sea World in Durban, 31 previously unemployed KZN youth graduated from the Tourism Blue Flag Project.  Funded by the National Department of Tourism...

29th July 2020 Tourism Green Coast Youth Graduate into the Tourism Economy Four successive graduation ceremonies were held on the Wild Coast, Eastern Cape between the 15th and 24th July 2020, during which 118 youth from the Eastern Cape graduated from the Tourism Green Coast (TGC)...

Embargo date: 28th of May 2020 Friday 5th of June marks World Environment Day 2020 which will be celebrated with under the theme Biodiversity #ForNature. The Wildlife and Environment Society of South Africa (WESSA) in partnership with United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP SA) will unleash the...

PRESS RELEASE Innovative High School Businesses Challenge Youth Unemployment 11 October 2019 EEESAY Project awards enterprising high school learners at annual events An innovative high school project, EEESAY (Entrepreneurial & Environmental Empowerment for South African Youth), led by Teach A Man To Fish (TAMTF) in partnership with WESSA (Wildlife...