24 June 2019 - The Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries is this week hosting a youth capacity development workshop on biodiversity conservation and environmental management at the Avianto Hotel in Midrand.The workshop is being hosted as the country celebrates Youth Month – a month in which attention is focussed on the role the youth play in environmental conservation and management.


24 July 2019 - The Minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, Ms Barbara Creecy, has wished the Working on Fire fire-fighters well in their trip to Alberta, Canada. The Province of Alberta in western Canada is experiencing significant wildfires and has called for international assistance from key partners.  


18 June 2019 - Newly-appointed Minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, Barbara Creecy will host her first fisheries stakeholder forum, jointly with the Deputy Minister, Ms Maggie Sotyu at V&A Waterfront, tomorrow, 19 June 2019. The purpose of the forum is to initiate dialogue and cooperation between the Department of Environment, Fisheries and Forestry and the Fishing Industry and to jointly address government’s key priorities.


12 June 2019 - The Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries in partnership with Ngudo Youth Development will host a two-day Youth Career Expo in Madombidzha village, Makhado, Limpopo, on 14 and 15 June 2019. The Expo is targeted at learners in Grades 11 to 12, youth out of school and graduate in and around Makhado area.


10 June 2019 - Newly-appointed Minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, Ms. Barbara Creecy notes the application lodged by Groundwork and Vukani Environment represented by the Centre for Environmental Rights and agrees there are air quality challenges in the Mpumalanga Highveld Area. The Minister notes that there was extensive...