is a key environmental education and conservation NGO that has been actively working for 85 years to ensure environmental sustainability for current and future South African generations through responsive conservation action, innovative educational intervention and human capacity development that empowers people to make sustainable lifestyle and environmental management choices.

WESSA addresses hands-on, the issues our planet is facing such as global climate change, the destruction of our natural resources, polluted and degraded water systems and biodiversity impacts.

WESSA’s core mission is to promote public participation in caring for the Earth.  If you would like to make a significant, ongoing difference to the environment in which we all live, join WESSA as a Member or join one of their active Friends Groups!

For more information visit www.wessa.org.za (click on the Western Cape tab).  Get Involved Today.  The Cape Town Office is based in Kirstenhof at The Sanctuary. Office Phone: 021 7011397 / 8.