Building Capacity for a Sustainable Future

The Green Skills site for everyone interested in the analysis, planning and development of skills to take care of South Africa’s water, waste, clean energy and biodiversity. A project of the National Environmental Skills Planning Forum and the Green Fund.

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Course: Green Skills Research and Planning

May 28th, 2018|0 Comments

The first offering of this new course in Johannesburg was attended by 22 practitioners and managers from government (SETAs, Auditor-General office and others), NGOs, industry bodies and universities. The contact sessions took place from October

Climate Smart Agriculture

May 28th, 2018|0 Comments

This report captures the findings of a study that considered the green skill implications for transitioning towards climate-smart agricultural practice in the Western Cape, as part of the Green Skills Project. Agriculture is a cornerstone

Calling All Green Skills Scholars!

July 26th, 2016|0 Comments

We invite all those who are currently reading in the green skills arena, as part of a research project, or a course of study, to review for the website a paper, report or chapter that

Green Economy Learning Assessment SA

May 27th, 2018|0 Comments

This national assessment of skills needed to drive the transition to a greener economy in South Africa is now available online. The product of a consultative process in South Africa’s sustainability community, it has been

We encourage the skills research and planning community to use the site – please send suggestions for content and activity. We welcome news about green skills initiatives and developments on the national or international front. Email us to contribute.