Are you involved in creating artistic work or cultural productions that engages with ecological or sustainability concerns?
What do you think of the role of culture in climate change / moving towards an ecological age?
I think that there is a huge education that is required in business and private sector in South Africa to ensure sustainability.
Who are your favourite artists/ filmmakers / other cultural 'actors'. Add links if possible
Mark Lottering from Cape Town. Dirk Uys - Cape town. Indie Arie, Ernie Smith local singer from Durban, Alicia Keyes, Freshly Ground- local, Trevor Noah- Cape town.Amitha Bachan - actor, Aishwarya Rai
What is your biggest concern re. climate change?
The rising of water levels,the effect the harsh enviroment of the skin, poor agriculture, effect on the economy, polluted air in the industrial and residential areas and lack of energy saving and the overall impact on plants, people, animals and the planet.
What is your biggest inspiration re. climate change?
i am thrilled about the COP 17 in South Africa , which is great for the awareness to also the funds that are coming in to boost assist with climate change challenges, empowering South Africans, wealth creation, job creation and the transformation of going green for a healthier planet.
What do you think you can do to help prevent / minimise climate change?
I would like to assist in creating the awareness in schools, business, consult on the enviromental risk that are not good for the planet- encourage going green. I would like to assist listed companies with their their social reponsibility Index and improve by implementation rather than a paper excercise. Create awareness of the benefits of going green to all companies and promote sustainability.