25 October 2021 - Following widespread concern and representations to Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment Minister, Ms. Barbara Creecy from both the small-scale and commercial sectors regarding the recent cut in the Rock Lobster Total Allowable Catch (TAC), the Minister will request the newly appointed Consultative Advisory Forum...


22 October 2021 - With just over a week to go before the start of the 26th Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Glasgow, I thought it pertinent to brief you, on South Africa’s expectations and share with you news we received this week from the Climate Investment Funds (CIF).


21 October 2021 - The Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment has noted concerns raised by fishing communities about the reduction in the West Coast Rock Lobster Total Allowable Catch.The Department is acutely aware that fishing communities, especially small-scale fishers, are more vulnerable to the impact...


21 October 2021 - Minister of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment, Ms Barbara Creecy will brief the media on South Africa’s position to the international climate change talks known as COP 26 on Friday, 22 October 2021. South Africa, through the Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment (DFFE) will participate at the...


15 October  2021 - Deputy Minister of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment, Ms Makhotso Sotyu has announced the ground-breaking R29 million waste management intervention for Mangaung Metro Municipality in the Free State province.“This intervention is in response to a request for assistance from Mangaung Metro Municipality due to waste management challenges and financial budget...