From May next year, South African explorer Ray Chaplin will travel 75 000km around the world, via the poles, using only human-powered transport. long the way he'll promote the importance of preserving world heritage.
• African adventure for local woman
Financial services provider Nedbank announced in November 2010 that its long-standing partnership with the local chapter of the World Wide Fund for Nature has resulted in donations of R100-million (US$14.2-million) towards environmental sustainability.
• Nedbank achieves carbon neutrality
South African photojournalist João Silva stepped on a landmine in Afghanistan in October 2010 and lost both his legs below the knees. Now, a new website allows supporters to help raise money for him and his family through either a donation or purchase of a print.
• Bang Bang Club lives on in film