November 12, 2013

March Alert: Global day of Action against Climate Change

Johannesburg, 12 November 2013 – Coinciding with the Conferences of the Parties in Warsaw, Poland (COP 19), civil society organisations, environmental activists and concerned citizens will […]
October 17, 2013

Global Month of Action on Energy – People demand shift in Energy Generation

Johannesburg October 11, 2013 – 1,500 environmental activists took to the streets of Johannesburg today to protest Anglo American Thermal Coal and Vedanta Zinc International’s plans […]
October 10, 2013

Press Release: Civil society demands shift in power generation

Johannesburg October 10, 2013 – On Friday, a large group of environmental activists will take to the streets of Johannesburg to protest Anglo American Thermal Coal […]
October 3, 2013

March Alert: Global Month of Action on Energy – AngloAmerican again targeted by civil society

As part of the Global Month of Action on Energy, civil society organisations are going to march to AngloAmerican in Johannesburg on October 11. Earthlife Africa […]
September 26, 2013

Press Release: Eskom Gets an F for Science

Earthlife Africa Jhb groundWork Greenpeace Africa Thursday, 26 September 2013 – Tomorrow in Stockholm, the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) [1] will be releasing the […]
September 20, 2013

Press Release: Eskom caught in Crosshairs of its own inaction to protect Environment

20 September 2013 – Eskom’s response, in a statement released on Wednesday, to groundWork [1] and Earthlife Africa Jhb’s [2] concerns on the company’s application for […]
September 19, 2013

Alert: Eskom gets an F in ‘Science’ and ‘Good Behaviour’

Johannesburg, 19 September 2013 – Next week, civil society organisations will confront Eskom with regard to the findings of the 2013 Report of the Intergovernmental Panel […]
September 16, 2013

Press Release: The World Bank Abandons the People of the Waterberg District

Earthlife Africa Jhb and groundWork 15 September 2013 In 2010, The World Bank lent Eskom 3.75 billion dollars to build the Medupi power station. Some of […]
August 19, 2013

KfW faced rocking crowd asking for investment in clean energy

On the 15th August 2013, a group of activists descended on the Pretoria office of the German development bank KfW to protest the banking group’s financing […]