Awards & Media

Awards

Sheelagh Antrobus received first place in the 2016 Game Rangers Association of Africa Rhino Conservation Awards in the Awareness, Education & Funding Category in recognition for her efforts as the Project Rhino KZN coordinator and the +R13million raised and distributed by the ACT Rhino Fund
ACT's GigaBite Guardian received the Runner-up prize in the 2014 Mail & Guardian Greening the Future Awards  (June/July 2014).

Received the CyArk 500 Award for Drakensberg rock art documentation at the CyArk 500 Challenge Launch & Conference (20–22 October 2013, Tower of London, England).

We also received a  CyArk 500 Award  for our corbelled house documentation in 2015

We received the Runner-up prize in the Mail & Guardian Greening the Future Awards in the Non-profit category (July 2013).
ACT received a Heritage Award in 2012 from the provincial heritage authority, AMAFA (AkwaZulu Natali). The award recognised ACT's educational and environmental efforts over the last decade, contributing to heritage conservation in the province.
GRAA Rhino Conservation Award: Best NGO Practitioner Runner-up – Sheelagh Antrobus   (PRKZN   Coordinator)

 

Media

Some of the recent media articles featuring work done by ACT:

Read the article by Andrea Abott, "Saving Rock Art," feautred in SA Country Life Magazine (February, 2016) Click to read online


Read the article by Steve Moseley in SA Country Life magazine about digitally preserving the corbelled houses of the Karoo (January 2015) Download pdf (1MB)
Mail&guardian article Read the insert by Mandi Smallhorne in the Mail & Guardian Greening the Future supplement about the ACT GigaBite Guardian (June/July 2014) Download jpg (480 KB)
Download the Mail & Guardian article, "Farming in harmony with nature," article by Janis Theron, Greening the Future Award supplement (July, 2013) Download article (800 KB)
Download the Africa Geographic article on the documenting of San rock art in the Drakensberg (March 2013) Download pdf (150 KB)
Download the PositionIT article on the mapping of the Spioenkop Battlefield (EE Publishers, 2012): Download pdf (100 KB)
Download the article on the Butterfly Routes conservation project by Paige Dorkin (Kalula in-flight magazine, September 2012) Download pdf (143 KB)
New Age Online article by Mia McDonald about celebrities jumping for a cause during the Skydive for Rhinos 2012 campaign (August 2012) Download jpg (1,5 MB)

 

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