Ubunye – bringing communities together

The Ubunye Foundation was established in 2002 with the goal of empowering local communities. Founded by Kwandwe Private Game Reserve, the Non-Profit Organisation had the goal of driving and supporting rural development. Initially, the foundation sought to support staff who needed to acquire new skills as the transition from traditional farming to the hospitality and … Continue reading Ubunye – bringing communities together

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SupUrban Market – the home of Creative Grahamstonians

A few months ago a friend of mine, Rebecca, approached me and others with a rather brave idea. She had decided that she wanted to host a market and the location was going to be her home. I imagine her husband's eyes widened to their full extent when the idea started to become a reality. … Continue reading SupUrban Market – the home of Creative Grahamstonians

Unique and Delicate Jewellery by Mareli Els

One of the things I teach my Geography students about is the shift we are experiencing within the global economic system. This shift is one from industrialism to post-industrialism. It involves the rise in prominence of the tertiary and quaternery sectors of the economy and the embracing of flexible production systems. Creativity is a bankable asset … Continue reading Unique and Delicate Jewellery by Mareli Els