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 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 […]
September 13, 2013

Press release: Burnt down – A-thermal Hazardous Waste Facility

In support of groundWork, Earthlife Africa makes room for an urgent press release by its partner organisation: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE groundWork (Friends of the Earth South […]
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 […]
August 14, 2013

Press Release: KfW invest in clean power, say South Africans

On the 15th August 2013, a group of activists will descend on the Pretoria office of the international bank KfW to protest the banking group’s financing […]
August 6, 2013

Opposing Anglo’s & Vedanta’s Climate Killer

On August 6, 2013, 1,000 activists protested at the Anglo American Head Office in the centre of Johannesburg. The climate-conscious citizens took to the streets demanding […]
July 16, 2013

Alert: Civil society marches on Pollution Profiteers

Johannesburg, 16 July 2013 – Civil society organisations are going to answer Earthilfe Africa’s call for action on Tue, 6 August 2013. Activists are going to […]
May 15, 2013

Press Release: Minister Peters Fails to Grasp the Moment

In her budget speech on May 14, 2013, Minister Peters and the Department of Energy not only failed to seize the opportunity for a just transition […]
May 13, 2013

Press Release: Concentrations of CO2 in the atmosphere reach 400ppm

On the 10th of May 2013, the Mauna Loa Observatory in Hawaii announced that the average CO2 concentration in the atmosphere crossed the threshold of 400ppm […]