The Sustainable Energy and Climate Change Project seek a just transition to renewable energy and a low-carbon economy. The SECCP works to promote local and global environmental and social justice on sustainable energy and climate change issues, by changing policies and behaviour through building the awareness and capacity of civil society and government, to achieve an equitable future with respect for all. The SECCP is a campaign within Earthlife Africa Jhb.

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 […]
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 […]
August 2, 2013

August 1, solidarity picket at Anglo American Headquarters

Leading up to the march on Anglo American on August 6, Earthlife Africa Jhb picketed at the corner of Main and Ferreira Roads in central Johannesburg. […]
August 1, 2013

July 25, picketing at Anglo American Headquarters

Leading up to the march on Anglo American on August 6, Earthlife Africa Jhb picketed at the corner of Main and Ferreira Roads in central Johannesburg. […]
August 1, 2013

International solidarity protests against Anglo American and Vedanta Plc

On the 1st of August 2013, activists protested Vedanta Plc’s unholy alliance with Anglo American Thermal Coal in both Johannesburg and London. Anglo and Vedanta plan […]
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 […]