March 11, 2016

Press Release: Government attempts to undermine legal case against nuclear

Earthlife Africa Johannesburg Press Release: Government attempts to undermine legal case against nuclear For immediate release: Johannesburg, 10 March 2016- Government correspondence provided to Earthlife Africa […]
March 11, 2016
Earthlife Africa Johannesburg commissioned a study by the Energy Research Center at the University of Cape Town to analyze the potential socioeconomic risks of the proposed […]
March 10, 2016

Press Release: Environmental Justice Organisations Commence Legal Action And Call for a Roll-Out of Clean Renewable Energy

For immediate release: Johannesburg, 10th of March 2016- While most of South Africa’s attention is focused on Medupi and Kusile – South Africa’s much delayed and […]
January 12, 2016
Evaluation of nuclear legislation. The issue of rehabilitation of uranium mine sites in Namibia. The report can be downloaded here Abstract This document deals with the […]
December 14, 2015

PRESS STATEMENT: Civil society unanimously contest Nuclear EIA, while Ministers who speak out against nuclear get axed

14 December 2015, Johannesburg: In the midst of Nene’s shocking axe from cabinet, most probably because Treasury openly questioned the risky nuclear procurement process, civil society […]
May 7, 2013

Press Release: New report ‘Dodgy Energy Deals’ available May 9

At noon on Thursday, 9 May 2013 Earthlife Africa Johannesburg will electronically launch its latest report ‘Dodgy energy deals: Combatting corruption and improving procurement in South […]
April 26, 2013

Centre for Environmental Rights to challenge Kusile in May

The Centre for Environmental Rights (CER) has been invited to present a submission regarding Kusile to the Mpumalanga Department of Economic Development, Environment and Tourism. CER […]
April 16, 2013

Natural Gas not a viable option in South Africa

Chairing a one-hour discussion on the “Gas Week 2013”, Glenn Lewington from Classic FM interviewed Tristen Taylor, Project Coordinator at Earthlife Africa. Tristen shared his views […]
April 4, 2013

Alliance questions World Bank’s lending practices

Source: BusinessNews, Nigeria A global alliance of development, environment, faith-based, human rights, science, community, women’s and indigenous rights groups sent a letter to Jim Yong Kim, […]
March 5, 2013

Gender Impact Watch at Medupi

In conjunction with Gender Action (based in Washington D.C., USA) and groundWork, Earthlife/SECCP supported a gender analysis workshop in Lephalale, South Africa.  The purpose of the […]
February 26, 2013

Infographic: Climate Change is Real

Since the Industrial Age spurred the increasing usage of fossil fuels for energy production, the weather has been warming. Despite some naysayers with alternative theories about […]
February 13, 2013

Earthlife Africa Jhb at the MYPD3 hearings in Midrand, Johannesburg

Earthlife Africa Jhb and numerous civil society organisations protested just outside the hearings for the Multi-Year Price Determination (MYPD3) at the Gallagher Estates in Midrand. Thanks […]
February 13, 2013

Eskom Espionage: Eskom responds to Earthlife, groundWork, and Greenpeace

+++ Addition to the post: Johannesburg, Monday 18 February 2013 – Eskom has sent a reply to Earthlife, groundWork, and Greenpeace regarding the spying that has […]
February 1, 2013

Reports of spying on Earthlife Africa Jhb/groundWork/Greenpeace Africa

The following letter has been sent to Brian Dames, CEO of Eskom. It inquires about media reports which cover suspicious correspondance between Eskom and Swartberg Intelligence […]