June 4, 2012

World Bank agrees: MEDUPI poses social and environmental risk

Friday, 01 June 2012 groundWork, Friends of the Earth, South Africa Earthlife Africa Johannesburg World Bank agrees: MEDUPI poses social and environmental risk Pietermaritzburg and Johannesburg, […]
March 9, 2012

Earthlife Africa Johannesburg and the Federation for a Sustainable Environment cautiously welcome signs of progress on plans to deal with acid mine drainage

9 March 2012 Earthlife Africa Johannesburg(ELA Jhb) and the Federation for a Sustainable Environment (FSE) commends the South African Human Rights Commission for their organisation and […]
February 26, 2012

Plans for dealing with acid mine drainage – a call for public consultations

Earthlife Africa Johannesburg calls for urgent public consultations to discuss plans for dealing with acid mine drainage Media release of 24 February 2011 The Johannesburg metropolitan […]
February 16, 2012

Press Release: Department of Energy’s Strike Against Democracy

Earthlife Africa Jhb 16th of February 2012 The Department of Energy has promulgated two draft bills that it intends to send to Parliament. These Bills are […]
December 8, 2011

Press Release: Pro-Zuma Supporters Physically Attack Civil Society at Durban Townhall Meeting on Climate Change.

groundWork, Earthlife Africa Jhb 8th of Dec. 2011 President Zuma watches as Supporters Assault Peaceful Demonstrators Twenty minutes ago and in a meeting designed for engagement […]
December 7, 2011

Press Release: Leaked report finds World Bank management failed to consider critical environmental Issues on $3.75 Billion loan to Eskom to build one of the largest coal power plants in the World

groundWork, Earthlife Africa Jhb, Sierra Club Institutions legitimacy in climate finance questioned Wednesday, 7th December 2012 Durban, South Africa: A leaked Inspection Panel (IP) report reveals […]
November 30, 2011

Press Release Bankrolling Climate Change

Press Invite: Thursday, December 1st at 10:30 a.m. in the Kosi Palm room (Level 2) of the ICC Topic: “Bankrolling Climate Change” According to the latest […]
November 22, 2011

Press Release: March to Demand a Solution to Climate Change at COP17

Press Release: March to Demand a Solution to Climate Change at COP17 Earthlife Africa Jhb 22nd of Nov. 2011 Global greenhouse gas emissions are rising to […]
October 10, 2011

Press Release: Sasol Must Quit South Africa’s COP17 Delegation

10th October 2011 Earthlife Africa Jhb Following on from last month’s march against Eskom, Earthlife Africa Jhb will be holding a demonstration at Sasol’s Headquarters in […]