The Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition is an activity within the framework of the UNESCO Global Action Programme (GAP) on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD)

Best Projects 2019 features all the nominated entries submitted ‘Submit your Project’ category. All the entries consist of innovative projects run by existing enterprises in the form of businesses, NGOs or informal programs.

Siya Buddy Recycling and Waste Management

Your title/position Operation director
Type of Enterprise registered company
Year the ngo or company was founded 2017
Website SiyaBuddy
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Explain your project in details:

SiyaBuddy collects,sort,bale and resell waste materials to recyclers across South Africa.We provide high quality baled material ,whilst supporting the community by providing indirect and direct jobs and cleaning the surroundings.Our objectives is to promote environmental protection and conservation,to involve the people in developing waste management strategies and ideas and to attract and give investors hope on rural areas businesses.Siyabuddy offers waste awareness and waste seperation training to community members.These trainings are used to teach community members on how to store their waste and how they can turn waste into a revenue stream.

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Impact of your enterprise on sustainable development

SiyaBuddy address social issues like unemployment and social exclusion of poverty and creating both direct and indirect jobs.Also contribute towards public health, prevent environmental degradation towards waste free environment.We have achieved in redirecting 200 tons of waste from landfill monthly.

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Sustainability and future plans

SiyaBuddy collects,bales and resell waste materials to recyclers across South Africa.We use a truck,balling machine,forklift,scale and warehouse to complete our key activities.Our key partners are Coca-Cola,Nkomanzi municipality,Sappi,IDC and SEDA.We engage directly with our customers through face to face interaction and through online communication.Our client include business producing waste and business using waste to produce new products.Sales are made through selling waste materials to recyclers such as Consol, Sappi,Waste plan and Collect a can.We plan to expand and grow in triple collection capacity, develop new site, increase staff count to 100, implement 24 hour shift, implement 2 shifts,6 days a week and creating opportunities for communities to get revenue.

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Your profile as an entrepreneur

Mr Siyabonga Buddy Tshabalala is a 28 year old who is a founder of SiyaBuddy Recycling and Waste Management.He obtained a bachelor's of science honours degree in environmental analysis and management, university of Pretoria 2013,buchelor of science degree in community water services, University of Limpopo 2012 and a national Academy on Green Economy in South Africa,DBSA Academy,2018.Siyabonga is widely experienced in the operational management of a temporal storage and pre-processing of a recycling center.He obtained the necessary licences and authority for SiyaBuddy to operate as a recycling center.He manages the day to day running operations of SiyaBuddy and manages the stakeholders of SiyaBuddy.

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July 22, 2019 22:15

Hello friends.. An interesting fact about my idea is that our tourism center is very unique in a sense that you do not only read about our ancient culture and see the collection of cultural artifacts but you also have a chance to participate in cultural activities and enjoy the meals in a cultural environment... So please do follow the link below to vote for me..

https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/22/13566/?

Regards
Naemi Likius
Oshikulu Cultural and Living museum

July 22, 2019 12:14

With collaboration, one can move far in life and victory attained through team work is the best. I am inviting you to support me and other entries to get your bar moving before we reach the finish line. Read the Campus BLOG for more details

scelo ngomane

July 21, 2019 20:08

Siyabuddy has really impacted the community at steenbok village and nkomazi municipality. many of us sell to the company. we are grateful for the opportunity and we are happy to vote over and over again. the company is impacted. we are hoping the company can grow and be duplicated in other areas

July 21, 2019 17:04

Hi its another beautiful Sunday. Many thanks to my faithful supporters who have been giving me authentic votes. Here is my support for the day. Enjoy your day. Until next time

With love

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Jay's hair

July 21, 2019 13:54

Hello Entrepreneur

With collaboration, one can move far in life and victory attained through team work is the best. I am inviting you to support me and other entries to get your bar moving before we reach the finish line. Read the Campus BLOG for more details.

https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/22/14382/

Have a good afternoon

July 20, 2019 17:46

Greeting entrepreneur. Thanks for your support. This is another day to see though our innovations. I wish you the best. Lets continue to support each other. Am devoted to the end. Have a good day.

Kindly support my idea on the link below

https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/22/13566/?

Regards
Naemi Likius
Oshikulu Cultural and Living museum

July 20, 2019 15:56

Hello generation changer. Welcome on board. I read through your project and was impressed, thats why am supporting you. You can also go through my idea on the link below then we can support each other. We need each other. No man is an island. Have a nice weekend.

Warm regards

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Jay's hair

July 19, 2019 15:26

Greetings,

How are you? I hope you are doing well. I am here another day to give you my support with a vote and a comment.
I hope you continue to fight until the end. Never give up!

People Who Are Crazy Enough To Think They Can Change The World, Are The Ones Who Do. Rob Siltanen

See you soon,

Future Seeds: https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/24/13884/

July 18, 2019 21:45

vote 162

am here to support this daring idea

We kindly invite you to support oshikulu Cultural village and Living museum on the link below

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Regards
Naemi Likius
Oshikulu Cultural and Living museum

July 18, 2019 21:29

Hello

I am here to support you. Your idea is amazing and will go along way tackling the SDG goals and create change in our community. Do not limit your challenges, challenge your limits. All the best of luck. Please support my idea through a comment or vote on the link below;

https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/22/14382/

July 18, 2019 17:59

Dear change maker,
Vote# 160

This is my daily support to you splendid idea.
Wish you a great achievement through your awesome project/idea

I still continue vote and support your project/idea, so let us continue our daily votes and supports to each other.
So please support my project/idea at:

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July 18, 2019 17:05

Hi, your idea can change the life of generations that's why am supporting you. You can also go through my idea on the link below and give support and suggestions. Have a good day.

Regards

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Jay's hair

July 17, 2019 21:13

Being an entrepreneur is not just by the term, but it incorporate a lot ,Passion is the most important trait of the successful entrepreneur. They genuinely love their work. They are willing to put in those extra hours to make the business succeed because there is a joy their business gives which goes beyond the money. The successful entrepreneur will always be reading and researching ways to make the business better.

I wish you all the best in this completion may you never give up on your passion and always fight for what you love most and most of all Lets work together toward the same goals of sustainable SDG.

Kindly support my idea on the link below

https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/22/13566/?

Regards
Naemi Likius
Oshikulu Cultural and Living museum

July 17, 2019 13:19

Well done and I wish you all the best in this competition. Lets continue supporting each other through daily votes and comments. You can read my idea https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/22/12545 and support it with a vote and comment.
Good luck.

July 16, 2019 15:28

Amazing and interesting innovation. This idea is untapped in the entrepreneurship world. Keep working hard as you continue to work on your project for its growth stage. Best wishes.

July 16, 2019 14:05

Hello,
Another day to give you my support.

There is time we face issue while working on our project. Sometimes it is easy do deal with the problem but sometimes not. If you feel like giving up, remember to take a time to analyse the problem ,and then, to think outside the box to find the perfect resolution.

We have to interact with other people's idea/project if we hope to be among the finalists. That is why I am asking you to comment and vote for my idea: High Thermal Insulation Perpend (HTIP) at https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/22/12724 which is nominated in the Youth Competition - Best Ideas 2019 category.
I always vote for those who take time to vote for me and leave a comment on my idea

Good luck in this competition.

Hope to see your comment on my idea.

July 15, 2019 12:56

Vote 55

Booker T.W said; If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else. I am here to support your amazing idea and inviting you to support mine too through the link below;
Have a great week ahead and i hope i can count on your vote as well

Kind regards
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July 15, 2019 10:04

I supported your project.

You are a great entrepreneur and your project will change this world!!

Keep up the good work

Please also take a look at Eyesaver:
https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/24/13825/

Let's continue supporting each other

July 15, 2019 06:05

Hello

No matter how great your business idea is it success will always depend on other people and that is through networking, am therefore humbles requesting you to subscribe my YouTube channel; OSHIKULU CULTURAL VILAGE CC. I am also inviting you to like our Facebook page; Munyalombe traditional Restaurant. Kindly follow me on LinkedIn as, Naemi Likius, on facebook as Pandula Yamukuwale and on instagram as; Pandula20may.

Let work together as a team, in achieving the SDG, I wish you all the best in this completion and click on the link below to support my idea

https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/members/pandula/ideas/my-ideas/13566/?

Regard
Naemi Likius
Oshikulu Cultural Village and Living Museum

July 14, 2019 09:58

Wishing you all the best. Lets keep supporting each other. I have left a vote for you.
I hope i can count on your vote and comment too

Kind regards
MotherCare app
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July 13, 2019 23:26

Hi Nondumo

Your project and the thought behind it is inspiring. I hope your dreams are realised and this project for waste management is introduced very soon. I'm sure you have thought of the model well, but consider a strategy to differentiate yourself.

Let's continue to support each other and pace ahead together forward. Vote and comment if you like my idea at https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/22/16112

Best Regards
Kashwin

July 13, 2019 10:05

Your project is great and will definitely change the world for the better. I rooted for it.

Good luck with the competition.

Please support Eyesaver as well:)
https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/24/13825/

July 12, 2019 22:03

Dear change maker,

Wish you a great achievement through your awesome project/idea
I still continue vote and support your project/idea.

Let us continue vote and support each other.
So please support my project/idea at:

https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/24/15695/

July 12, 2019 22:03

Dear change maker,

Wish you a great achievement through your awesome project/idea
I still continue vote and support your project/idea.

Let us continue vote and support each other.
So please support my project/idea at:

https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/24/15695/

July 12, 2019 12:27

Hello,
Another day to give you my support.

There is time we face issue while working on our project. Sometimes it is easy do deal with the problem but sometimes not. If you feel like giving up, remember to take a time to analyse the problem ,and then, to think outside the box to find the perfect resolution.

We have to interact with other people's idea/project if we hope to be among the finalists. That is why I am asking you to comment and vote for my idea: High Thermal Insulation Perpend (HTIP) at https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/22/12724 which is nominated in the Youth Competition - Best Ideas 2019 category.
I always vote for those who take time to vote for me and leave a comment on my idea

Good luck in this competition.

Thank you leader for supporting my idea. I am grateful.

July 12, 2019 05:05

how is your morning that you very much for supporting my idea am also an early bird today. I voted for you

Enjoy your weekend

support my idea on the link below

https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/members/pandula/ideas/my-ideas/13566/?

Regard
Naemi Likius
Oshikulu Cultural Village and Living Museum

July 12, 2019 04:59

vote 12

Hi, Thanks for your support, am here to return the favor. I have learnt a lot through online training on this campus. Am encouraging you to do so if you haven't. Enjoy your weekend.

Warm regards

 https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/22/15265

Jay's hair

July 11, 2019 10:59

Hello

Welcome to the campus life am inviting you to join my friendship circle where we will vote each other and comment on each other idea. kindly leave a link to your idea on mine. Thank you

REMBER:

We all know that as entrepreneurs we need to wear many hats. We often accountable for a wide range of responsibilities from marketing and business development to accounting and inventory control. As a business grows and begins to see some cash flow , however I encourage entrepreneurs to get help with the tasks that they either can't do well or that don't utilize their core strengths. At that point , having well-developed leadership skills is critical to success.

Regard
Oshikulu Cultural Village and Living Museum
https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/members/pandula/ideas/my-ideas/13566/?

July 11, 2019 04:50

vote 10

Hi, am here again to express my gratitude for your unwavering support and to return the favor. I just want to say never get discouraged even when faced with challenges in your business. A successful person falls down and manage to rise again. Even if you make million mistakes, by the the time you rise again you will be knowing million ways of avoiding mistakes. Have a good day.

With love

 https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/22/15265

Jay's hair

July 10, 2019 23:40

Good job, I am fond of Your project. Wastes management is a global issue. Recycling is the best way to deal with the wastes especially if they are nonbiodegradeable. I just want to know, what sorts of new things do you get out of the wastes? For instance, when you sort out the heap, what categories of wastes would you have.
Regards,
Lambisia
https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/24/13531
+254724094472
[email protected]
#necessity is the mother of invention #

Zothini mathebula

July 10, 2019 20:05

A strong man accepts both compliments and criticism graciously,knowing that it takes both sun and Rain for a flower to grow. Chase dreams and goal not people.

And whenever you feel like Quiting,just think about why you Started.

My vote counts alot.

Amen.

Sindane Muzi Jacob

July 10, 2019 16:09

Your contribution into our nkomazi municipality waste management and the job opportunities that comes with your project is noted.

Especially because this is the same community that you grow in and today servicing it.

Sindane Muzi Jacob

July 10, 2019 16:09

Your contribution into our nkomazi municipality waste management and the job opportunities that comes with your project is noted.

Especially because this is the same community that you grow in and today servicing it.

thobile mkhabela

July 10, 2019 15:18

good day
wishing you all your best in your journey

your project make the hug change in our local municipal by proving direct and indirect jobs
.your project help in addressing social issue like poverty and environmental degradation towards free waste
you have my full support

July 10, 2019 03:24

Your project is very impactful and I'm sure it will definitely bring a change to the global community.

Please check out Eyesaver
https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/24/13825

Thank you for your unconditional support.

July 9, 2019 17:05

Hello, How are you my dear,

Vote# 3

I hope you have a great day. i am here to offer you my daily support.

I wish you all the best. Let us continue supporting and voting for each other.

So please support my idea/project at:

https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/24/15695/

July 9, 2019 15:57

Hi Nondumo,

Welcome to Campus. It is very interesting and inspiring to see youths taking actions in their various communities and helping to resolve some of the world biggest challenges through their ideas/projects. I am glad your project is a combination of all these qualities. Also, I will like to advise you to quickly go view the blog section of this page as there is an International opportunity for all those who's ideas/projects cover climate change actions. I cannot leave without leaving you my support; I have voted for your project. You can visit my idea too and leave me what you think.

Bibieandrea
https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/24/13054/

Your Support Matters!

July 9, 2019 15:16

Good day, friend,

I hope you are fine. I would like to give you my continuous support.

Keep going and never give up on your idea, I am sure that it can help a lot of people!

See you soon

Support my project also: https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/24/13884/

July 9, 2019 14:35

Your project is very impactful and I'm sure it will definitely bring a change to the global community.

Please check out Eyesaver
https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/24/13825

Thank you for your unconditional support.