September 8, 2017

Don’t Nuke The Climate Debate, 11 September 2017

Don’t nuke the climate debate Panel co-hosted by Makoma Lekalakala of Earthlife Africa and Inala A cold war debate: Russian and US No Nukes Activists tell […]
September 8, 2017

Seminar on nuclear energy as ongoing governance threat, 12 September 2017

Seminar on nuclear energy as ongoing governance threat You are invited for Conversation: Date/time: Tuesday, 12 September, 12:30-2pm Venue: Mwalimu House, Classroom G, Wits Management Campus, […]
July 3, 2017

About the forums

INTRODUCTION The various programs and forums in ELA serves as a platform that provides public response to the increasing discontent the public has regarding energy, sustainability, […]
July 3, 2017

Mabula Mine Court Case Press Release

Civil society and community coalition wins crucial concession in fight against coal mine in water hotspot   Yesterday, the interdict application launched by the coalition of […]
March 8, 2017

VICTORY IN SA’S FIRST CLIMATE CHANGE CASE

Media Release 08 March 2017. Today the North Gauteng High Court ruled in favour of environmental justice organisation Earthlife Africa Johannesburg (ELA), and referred the appeal […]
May 24, 2014

Press Release: Johannesburg’s Dangerous Air

Jozi Air 10 times above safe limit, according to World Health Organisation [1] Earthlife Africa Jhb, groundWork Date: 09th May 2014 Johannesburg, 09th May 2014- As […]
April 22, 2014

Press Release: South African and French partnership misses IPCC boat

Johannesburg, 21 April 2014 – The coal-mining company, Exxaro, and the French energy giant, GDF Suez, have teamed up to build a 1200MW coal-fired power station […]
March 24, 2014

Press Release: ESKOM’S APPLICATION FOR INCREASED AIR POLLUTION FROM ITS KRIEL POWER STATION REFUSED

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Earthlife Africa Johannesburg Centre for Environmental Rights groundWork (Friends of the Earth South Africa) ESKOM’S APPLICATION FOR INCREASED AIR POLLUTION FROM ITS KRIEL […]
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 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 […]
October 10, 2013

Press Release: Civil society demands shift in power generation

Johannesburg October 10, 2013 – On Friday, a large group of environmental activists will take to the streets of Johannesburg to protest Anglo American Thermal Coal […]
September 19, 2013

Alert: Eskom gets an F in ‘Science’ and ‘Good Behaviour’

Johannesburg, 19 September 2013 – Next week, civil society organisations will confront Eskom with regard to the findings of the 2013 Report of the Intergovernmental Panel […]
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 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 […]