Tags Kilimanjaro

Tag: Kilimanjaro

The 2017 Trek4Mandela climb to Africa's highest peak will be to honour Mandela, Gugu Zulu and raise funds for young girls health

Trek4Mandela returns to Kilimanjaro to remember Gugu Zulu and honour Mandela

The 2017 Trek4Mandela expedition to the summit of Africa's highest mountain in honour of Nelson Mandela will be a doubly emotional occasion, as climbers...

Trek4Mandela helps rural girls stay in school

TREK4MANDELA---thumbFor the fourth year, Trek4Mandela will climb Mount Kilimanjaro, summiting the peak on 18 July, Madiba's birthday. The organisation is raising funds for the health and hygiene of rural and poor schoolgirls.

Trek4Mandela to tackle Kilimanjaro

Trek4Mandela to tackle Kilimanjaro

The third annual Trek4Mandela will see a group of explorers driving through Botswana, Zambia and Tanzania before summiting Mount Kilimanjaro on 18 July - Nelson Mandela International Day - in support of Caring4Girls and in celebration of South Africa's 20 years of democracy.

Six decades to survey East Africa’s flora

An epic survey of the flora of tropical East Africa is now complete, 60 years after it began, and is expected to be invaluable to scientists and researchers working in forestry, agriculture, horticulture, and wildlife management.
Kew shows Africa’s plant wealth

Will Vilane make North Pole history?

While most South Africans enjoy Easter activities at the beginning of April, action man Sibusiso Vilane is spending his time exploring the icy territory that is the North Pole.
Barefoot on the roof of Africa

Wisedale cracks seven summits

Wisedale cracks seven summits

Many people have stood looking down on Africa's plains from the top of Tanzania's Mount Kilimanjaro. When South African Sean Wisedale summited Africa's highest peak, however, he became only the 79th climber of all time, and the first African, to have climbed the highest mountain on each of the seven continents.


Skip to toolbar