Lessons Learned in the Gouritz Cluster Biosphere Reserve

gcbr lessons learnedWith help from the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF), CapeNature catalyzed funding to continue efforts for the Gouritz Cluster Biosphere Reserve (GCBR), South Africa’s newest member of the internationally designated UNESCO Biosphere Reserves, and the first in Africa to be designated as a Cluster Biosphere Reserve.

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Partnership Fieldtrip to Blomfomtein Farm

field trip to blomfontein farmOn the 12th of March 2013, the Northern Cape Stewardship Forum (NCSF) and SKEP partners went for a field trip to Blomfontein farm, which is a 2750 ha farm situated on the Bokkeveld escarpment, 45km south of Nieuwoudtville, in the Northern Cape.

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Namibia Biodiversity Crucial to Ecosystem

nambia biodiversity ecosystemThe Namibian Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) seeks high level commitment for the implementation of the second National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan (NBSAPII).

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SANBI Hosts International Workshop on Biodiversity Information Systems

sanbi international workshop biodiversity info systemsIn a ground-breaking workshop held at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden in February 2013, international organisations brought their lessons and experiences to the table and committed to supporting the South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) in developing new, flexible biodiversity information architecture for South Africa.

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