Ten Questions with Rotondwa Musitha

Good health is the greatest wealth, so take care of your body and environment because it is the only place you have to live. Rotondwa Musitha is the MD of Trash Converters in Louis Trichardt, Limpopo and recently won a PETCO Award in the category of Waste Reduction Youth Warrior. She was inspired by the social responsibility and environmental management module of her post-graduate degree … Continue reading Ten Questions with Rotondwa Musitha

Ten Questions with Manfred Braune

Manfred Braune has recently started an exciting new journey as the director of environmental sustainability at the University of Cape Town. He was part of the team that achieved the first four certified green buildings in South Africa at the very start of the country’s official green building journey, and followed this by joining the Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA), where he played … Continue reading Ten Questions with Manfred Braune

Ten Questions with André Harms

After spending 14 months in the frozen, isolated natural beauty of Antarctica, leading the South Africa research team, André Harms returned home determined to work toward improving the way the built environment and natural environment interact. He started the sustainability consultancy Ecolution, in Cape Town, which has recently scooped innovation awards for the Net Zero Energy project Two Dam Sustainable.  1. Where do you go … Continue reading Ten Questions with André Harms

Ten Questions with Rhian Berning

Rhian Berning is the founder of Eco Atlas, which is loaded full of products and services that empower people to make better lifestyle and travel choices. She recently went through the process of designing and constructing a green home after her family’s existing home was consumed by wildfire. We will only have a healthy planet when we have healthy communities. Where do you go for inspiration? … Continue reading Ten Questions with Rhian Berning

Ten Questions with Sally Misplon

Sally Misplon is the founder of Misplon Green Building Consultants and recently scooped the Established Green Star Award at the Green Building Council South Africa’s 2018 Leadership Awards. She was also the joint winner of the award for Best Quality Submission, which was received for her work on the Liberty Life Centre in Umhlanga near Durban. Having already achieved more than 37 Green Star SA … Continue reading Ten Questions with Sally Misplon

Ten Questions with Songo Didiza

Songo Didiza is the founder and CEO of the Green Building Design Group (GreenBDG), based in Johannesburg. She has already been featured as one of the Mail & Guardian’s Top 200 Young South Africans and her enthusiasm for the green economy, capacity building, shared learning platforms, collaboration, connection, entrepreneurship, and strategic partnerships is compelling. GreenBDG works to align public and private sector green economic strategies … Continue reading Ten Questions with Songo Didiza

Ten Questions with Marloes Reinink

Based in Johannesburg, Marloes Reinink is the founder of one of South Africa’s most successful green building consultancies – Solid Green Consulting. She is also one of the founders of the online green education portal GreenED and is South Africa’s ambassador for the Living Building Challenge. We try our best to encourage people to go green, but sometimes it feels like emptying the ocean with a … Continue reading Ten Questions with Marloes Reinink