Client: WWF South Africa and Trade & Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS) Funder: WWF Nedbank Green Trust
In collaboration with TIPS, Pinpoint undertook research to understand the job creation and economic potential associated with using alien vegetation as a feedstock for manufacturing wood pellets, and use of the pellets as a replacement for paraffin in non-electrified households. Download the report here.
Client: Creating Sustainable Value
Funder: The Jobs Fund / National Treasury
Pinpoint formed part of a team, led by Creating Sustainable Value (CSV), to undertake a mid-term evaluative review of the Department of Environmental Affairs' (DEA) Working for Water Eco-Furniture Programme. Pinpoint focused on alien invasive value-add industry opportunities - undertaking desktop research, site visits and interviews to inform the review.