July 29, 2016

PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT: THE NUCLEAR- FREE FUTURE AWARDS 2016

Johannesburg, 29th July 2016. This year’s NFFAward laureates come from Ethiopia, France, the Netherlands, Turkey, and South Africa. Since 1998 the Nuclear-Free Future Award has honored […]
July 26, 2016

JAPANESE DIRTY INVESTMENTS IN SOUTH AFRICA- EARTHLIFE AFRICA TO PROTEST

Johannesburg, 26th July 2016. If there is any country that truly carries the environmental and social burden of dirty energy production choices, it is Japan. Yet, […]
July 26, 2016

KELVIN POWER STATION REFUSES COMMUNITIES ANSWERS ON ITS EXPENSIVE POLLUTION- EARTHLIFE AFRICA JOHANNESBURG TO PROTEST

Johannesburg, 26th July 2016. Despite efforts from Environmental Justice Organisation, Earthlife Africa Johannesburg, to access information on one of Johannesburg’s major sources of pollution, the City […]
July 22, 2016

Race and the Environment Conference

Earthlife Africa Johannesburg present Race and the Environment Conference
July 19, 2016

BECAUSE YOU SHOULDN’T HAVE TO HOLD YOUR BREATH FOR ELECTRICITY- EARTHLIFE AFRICA TO PROTEST KELVIN POWER STATION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The City of Johannesburg has a dirty secret. One, which sadly has escaped the debates ahead of the local government elections on August […]
February 14, 2014

Press Release: President Zuma’s Anti-Environment State of the Nation Speech

President Zuma’s Anti-Environment State of the Nation Speech Earthlife Africa Jhb 13 February 2014 President Zuma’s State of the Nation address was terrible news for both […]
November 28, 2013

Press Release: End Violence Against Women: Access to energy and information!

Press Release: End Violence Against Women: Access to energy and information! Earthlife Africa Johannesburg Johannesburg, 28 November 2013 – On Tuesday November 26, the Women’s Energy […]
November 18, 2013

COP19 and the Global Day of Action on Climate Change

Earthlife Africa Jhb has joined the 19th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP19) in Warsaw, Poland. Dominique Doyle, […]
November 12, 2013

March Alert: Global day of Action against Climate Change

Johannesburg, 12 November 2013 – Coinciding with the Conferences of the Parties in Warsaw, Poland (COP 19), civil society organisations, environmental activists and concerned citizens will […]
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 […]
April 29, 2013

Op-ed: Nuclear Power’s Threat to Democracy

Without much fanfare, the Department of Energy has propelled the country towards a democratic crisis. In a briefing to Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Energy (April 16, […]
April 25, 2013

Energy Research Centre provides new Power Plan

The Energy Research Centre at the University of Cape Town recently published its report Towards a New Power Plan. The report intends to stimulate debate around […]
March 11, 2013

Fukushima nuclear disaster – Commemoration Day

Johannesburg, Monday March 11, 2013 – Members and volunteers from Earthlife Africa Johannesburg, Greenpeace Africa and Right2Know joined forces today reminding their fellow countrymen about the […]
February 28, 2013

“Recycling” of radioactive waste – a dark future

Cancer-causing countertops? Radioactive frying pans and braai tongs? This could become a reality soon: The United States Department of Energy (US DoE) wants to mix radioactive […]