Press Release: South Africa plays dirty at COP 21

Press Release: South Africa plays dirty at COP 21 Johannesburg, 10 of December 2015, Tomorrow Earthlife Africa Jhb and its partner community organisations will again descend on the Eskom regional offices and the Johannesburg City Council to remind world leaders that coal is not only expensive, but is also the number one cause behind climate change. The march takes place as the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) COP 21 is set to close on Friday the 11th of December 2015 in Paris. The last few hours of …

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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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