About Us



“I want to realize brotherhood or identity not merely with the beings called human, but I want to realize identity with all life, even with such beings as crawl on earth.”

– Mahatma Gandhi


50|50 is an environmental television show whose main aim is to highlight the balance between humans and nature, and aiding in making wildlife, conservation and the environment top of mind for many a south African.
With three decades of informative and groundbreaking storytelling, 50|50 has exposed and entrenched the balance of Humans and the environment into South African hearts as well as homes. In our journey we have managed to give viewers insight and tagged them along in our adventures where they have a bird’s eye view of exceptional wildlife stories, conservation efforts and environmental issues . Educating and imploring our viewers to demand more as they seek to be environmentally conscious and keep abreast with news that relate to our resources, animals and nature. The very essence and meaning of our slogan – ‘Because we need to know’. We will be bringing viewers a fresh take on stories, that are engaging and will feed on their curiosity.
We are very excited to present our new look and feel to our loyal audience. Most importantly, we are happy to introduce our new timeslot and home being SABC 2!





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