We consult to companies on their corporate social investment and also charities/NGOs and universities on their fundraising and marketing.
Palisade Corporation makes and Decision Analysis Software, which is straight forward to use, and incredibly powerful – enabling better business decisions using the information available. With Harvard MBA being the first customer in the 1980’s the company has since proven itself a market leader, being used by 93% of fortune 100 companies and over 40,000 MBA students a year. In South Africa the software is used across all industries, most heavily within the Mining, Engineering & construction and Finance sectors. The software tools add-in to MS Excel, and include Monte Carlo simulation; Decision Trees; Optimization; Neural Networks; and Data Mapping. @RISK, the primary tool, enables uncertainty to be built into models and calculations, to give scenario and sensitivity analysis, risk quantification, evaluation of mitigation, and investment strategies – which are simple to run, and have effective graphical outputs for stakeholder communication. Palisade also offers Training, consulting and custom software development services. More information, and trials available at www.Palisade.com.
Peace Parks Foundation recognises the importance of conserving and developing core areas, corridors and keystone species, irrespective of political boundaries, to secure biodiversity conservation, which in turn is the most important foundation to ensure maintained, healthy and functional ecosystems – essential for the survival of all fauna and flora on the earth, including man. Peace Parks Foundation also acknowledges the right of human beings to join other species in responsibly using the natural resources present in these ecosystems.
The Phoenix Burns Project promotes burn prevention and works to improve the quality of life for child burn survivors.