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[Gallery] March for rhinos and elephants 2014

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Photos by: Madeleine Chaput and Sarah Gardner A march took place in Grahamstown on Saturday, 4 October, in support of rhinos and elephants. They are poached for their ivory which is in high demand throughout Asia. In 2013, over 20 000 elephants were poached in Africa and 1004 rhinos were poached in …

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One Street, One Tank

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Words by Jane Berg Photo courtesy of Mbulelo Lipile Makana’s water service delivery could be improved if the ‘One Street, One Tank’ project initiated by the Khulumani Water for Dignity Project is successful Khulumani has installed the first three of five pilot tanks in Extension 10 in Grahamstown and hope to …

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Small friends in our streams

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Collen V Mabaso If you walk past Helen Joseph House and happen to look under the bridge heading towards Prospects Field, your eye might encounter a strange brownish gelatinous substance at the water’s edge. What caused it? Is it a result of oil being dumped from dining halls or a …

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