Post: Director of Earthlife Africa Johannesburg

Director of Earthlife Africa Johannesburg  Position Title: The Director is the leader of the organisation and provides strategic vision while taking care of the human, financial and developmental health of this entity. Location: Johannesburg, South Africa. Remuneration: R50 000 – R60 000 (dependent on qualification and experience) Start date: 1 May 2017 or as soon as available Organisational Overview: Earthlife Africa Johannesburg (ELA JHB) is an environmental and social justice organisation established in 1988. Initially a volunteer organisation that mobilized civil society around environmental issues as they affected people, ELA …

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UPDATE: NUCLEAR CASE POSTPONED TO FEBRUARY 2017 – GOVERNMENT ORDERED TO PAY PUNITIVE COSTS

NEWS RELEASE 13 DECEMBER 2016 UPDATE: NUCLEAR CASE POSTPONED TO FEBRUARY 2017 – GOVERNMENT ORDERED TO PAY PUNITIVE COSTS On 13 December 2016, the Western Cape High Court postponed the challenge by Environmental Justice Groups Earthlife Africa Johannesburg (ELA-JHB) and the Southern African Faith Communities Environment Institute (SAFCEI), to the legality of the government’s nuclear procurement deal. In doing so, the Court ordered the Minister of Energy to pay the applicants’ costs on a punitive scale, including the costs of four counsel. The importance of the challenge is clear: it …

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NUCLEAR COURT CASE – (13 DECEMBER 2016), CT HIGH COURT

MEDIA ALERT 13 DECEMBER 2016 NUCLEAR COURT CASE – (13 DECEMBER 2016), CT HIGH COURT Today, 13 December, Earthlife Africa Johannesburg (ELA-JHB) and the Southern African Faith Communities’ Environment Institute (SAFCEI) head to the Cape Town High Court to legally challenge the SA government’s nuclear procurement process – a process which has been shrouded in secrecy and misinformation – in one of the most significant challenges to government that the country has seen since the Arms Deal. Dominique Doyle, Project Coordinator from ELA-JHB encourages all South Africans to take note …

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