2015 Investing in the Future Awards

A collection of articles written for the supplement appearing in the Mail & Guardian: Investing in the Future and Drivers of Change Awards 2015 Is CSI really helping women? Many corporate social investment projects aimed at empowering women are just paying lip service The value of collaboration and dialogue Louise Gardiner draws on 15 years of […]

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North West State of the Province Address 2015

  These articles form part of a four-page supplement covering the 2015 North West State of the Province Address by Premier Supra Mahumapelo A message of unity and action A three-pillared revival of the economy Building the economies of villages, towns and small dorpies Premier takes action to fix local government

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2014 Investing in the Future Awards

A collection of articles written for the supplement appearing in the Mail & Guardian: Investing in the Future and Drivers of Change Business Award Formula for tomorrow’s leaders Investec dedicates 46% of its entire corporate social investment budget to programmes that build science, technology, engineering and maths (Stem) learning. Science essentials at the local spaza Any […]

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2014 Top Companies Reputation Index

A selection of articles produced for the Mail & Guardian’s annual Top Companies Reputation Index: Consumers make their mark South African consumers generally display a greater propensity to admire successful businesses than their international peers, yet they are a little less bullish than they’ve been in the past few years. Consumers show their love for […]

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200 Young South Africans

Every year Mail & Guardian celebrates young, up-ad-coming South Africans in its 200 Young South Africans special supplement. I met and interviewed some of these superstars The full list of the 2014 nominees can be found here. Aaron Marshall – founder of mobile app Over Alan Wolff – founder of mobile messaging service 2go Alexandra Fraser – chairperson of […]

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Harnessing SA’s brain power

SA spends many millions annually to support cutting-edge research into a range of diverse topics – I got to interview all of the researchers supported under the SA Research Chairs Initiative. Driving SA’s emergence as a scientific nation – a foreword by Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor Research capabilities reverse SA’s brain drain – commentary by National […]

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Greening the Future Awards 2014

Content produced for the special report on the Greening the Future Awards 2014: Giving power to people Barclays Africa was the first organisation to partner with Eskom’s demand response programme. Under this initiative, Eskom pays organisations that have their own power generation capacity to reduce power on the electricity grid during peak times. Waste not, want […]

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