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We all share roots

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WeAllShareRoots is a proudly South African handbag and accessories brand based in Cape Town. They have a strong focus on ethical business practice and the upliftment of the creative talents, they work with in some of the most vulnerable communities in Cape Town. Their handbag collection is inspired by the vibrant colors, patterns and culture of South Africa, and they incorporate locally sourced shweshwe and traditional African wax print fabrics into their unique Afri-cool designs. They use the very best quality trims, zips, leather, and natural leather alternative to complete their creations and follow a no-waste philosophy, right down to the...

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Crystal Direct and WWF South Africa

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Giving back one box at a time! The Directors of Crystal Direct Trading are very enthusiastic about nature, and love spending time in the wilderness, photographing unspoiled African landscape and wildlife. Being aware of diminishing numbers of some species, prompted them to support the World Wide Fund for Nature South Africa.   They decided to create awareness of certain endangered species by using images of them to represent lines of the Crane Crystal Range. The Blue Crane represents Lara Crystal, the Rhino is Bistro Crystal, the Shark is Vision Crystal , the Cheetah is Club Crystal, and the Whale represents the Stemless...

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Danielle Camera African inspired jewellery

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Danielle is the founder and owner of Danielle Camera Jewellery. In creating her range she decided to use recycled gold & silver without compromising on quality and ensuring that her products are 100% naturally and ethically sourced and made in South Africa. Her Okuhle range is a collection of inspired pendant necklaces for women and girl’s. The animals and iconic symbols featured in this collection represent the richness of South Africa’s wildlife, Fauna and Flora. The name OKUHLE means ‘Good’ in Zulu. ​Her NiKA is a collection of African inspired stud earrings for children & young adults. The animals and iconic symbols featured in...

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Picture perfect philanthropy with Picflick

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Recently, WWF South Africa was offered a unique opportunity to raise funds through the sale of photographic prints on a virtual gallery platform – called PicFlick. To take advantage of this offer, we have curated a WWF Collection of  beautiful images from leading wildlife and wilderness photographers that our supporters can order online as prints for their homes or offices.   *Photographer: Martin Harvey To keep doing the work we do, and to leverage as many points as possible for the environment, we rely on the support of companies like Picflick, who share our common objective to restore the relationship between people and nature and...

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Saving the Rhino with Carrol Boyes

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At WWF we work with partners, such as Carrol Boyes, both in the marine space and on land, to conserve our natural world for the benefit of future generations.  We engage with consumers, communities, government and business around issues such as waste management, the climate crisis, illegal wildlife trade, and sustainability in supply chains. An important focus of our work is the expansion of protected areas, often through stewardship arrangements with landowners, and we have contributed towards the growth of black rhino populations through the Black Rhino Range Expansion Project. Carrol Boyes' campaign helps support WWF-SA and its Rhino Conservation Work....

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