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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Press Release: Largest climate march in Africa to take place in Johannesburg

Press Release: Largest climate march in Africa to take place in Johannesburg Earthlife Africa Johannesburg Date: 27th November 2015 Tomorrow Earthlife Africa Johannesburg, and its partner community organisations, will form the largest protest action against climate change on the African continent. Tomorrow, over 2500 people will head towards the Eskom regional offices in Braamfontein in a bid to warn South Africa that should it continue its dangerous addiction to coal-fired electricity, the results will be catastrophic. If South Africa, and all other polluting countries, do not own up to their …

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Press Release: Earthlife Africa Jhb prepares for one of the largest climate marches in Africa

Press Release: Earthlife Africa Jhb prepares for one of the largest climate marches in Africa Earthlife Africa Johannesburg Date: 26th November 2015 On Saturday the 28th of November Earthlife Africa Johannesburg, and over a thousand community activists, will descend on Eskom’s regional offices in Braamfontein to protest South Africa’s dirty addiction to coal energy and its subsequent huge carbon footprint. The protest will take place just before the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) is set to open on Monday in Paris. …

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