Press Release: Earthlife Africa Jhb marches against a failed COP and for urgent local action

Press Release: Earthlife Africa Jhb marches against a failed COP and for urgent local action 08 December 2015, Johannesburg Earthlife Africa Johannesburg, 8th of December 2015, On Friday the 11th of December 2015, Earthlife Africa Johannesburg and its partner community organisations will join hands in solidarity against the failure of world leaders to take meaningful action against catastrophic climate change. While the COP 21 climate negotiations are still in progress in Paris, Earthlife Africa Johannesburg maintains that the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has failed world citizens …

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SUPPORT OUR LEGAL ACTION AGAINST NUCLEAR

SAFCEI and  Earthlife Africa Johannesburg, have briefed our legal team and are asking for everyone’s help. We need to raise 1.5 million to prepare and run a court case to help stop the procurement of nuclear energy for South Africa. We are looking for donors, both international and local, and because government is rushing to sign procurement deals, we need to raise the money now! We ask for your contributions – the smallest donations are welcome. Every rand counts!   We cannot compromise our sovereignty or energy security with contracts that commit all South …

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Legacy Warnings!

The threat Around Johannesburg the impact of uranium mining is widely detectable. Huge parts of its population struggling with its Legacy. South Africa is the only African country running two nuclear power stations. One as a source of energy, the second infamous for its accidents. The president Jacob Zuma pushes a program to extend its nuclear capacities by 9600MW in what would be the biggest infrastructural project for the country ever. Other African countries showing interest in nuclear as well. The Legacy and tradition of grassroots protest makes the opposing …

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