April 23, 2018

TODAY: LOCAL ENVIROMENTAL HEROES AWARDED THE GOLDMAN PRIZE IN SAN FRANCISCO, USA

23 APRIL 2017 Today – almost exactly a year to the day since winning the nuclear court case – it was announced that the two women […]
April 4, 2018

Press release: Battle against the climate-destroying coal IPPs escalates

Battle against the climate-destroying coal IPPs escalates APRIL 3, 2018 AT 12:21 PM Environmental activists demonstrate outside the court during the hearing of the first Thabametsi […]
December 7, 2017

What we expect from SA’s Integrated Resource Plan for electricity – 09 November 2017

What we expect from SA’s Integrated Resource Plan for electricity NOVEMBER 9, 2017 AT 1:27 PM Energy Minister David Mahlobo. Image: Moneyweb Media reports indicate that […]
December 7, 2017

Joint Letter to the Minister of Energy – 07 December 2017

The Honourable Mr David Mahlobo, MP Minister of Energy By email: zinhle.mbhele@energy.gov.za; deidre.nkopane@energy.gov.za david.mahlobo@energy.gov.za Copies to: Mr Vusimusi Sekgobela Mr Thami Mthembu Chief of Staff Stakeholder […]
November 10, 2017

EARTHLIFE AFRICA-JHB leads in the global day of action against nuclear energy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Johannesburg, 10 November 2017 – The United Nations Climate negotiations currently underway in Bonn, Germany, have the nuclear industry and lobbyists pushing for […]
October 15, 2014

Green activists support minister

A COALITION of environmental groups has urged Environment Minister Edna Molewa not to buckle under legal pressure from the petrochemical industry to water down air pollution […]
October 7, 2014

Civil Society demands an end to WORLD BANK biases.

September 15, 2014

“Pay more with nuclear!!!” series of research reports By Professor Stephen Thomas

The “PAY MORE WITH NUCLEAR” series of research reports by Professor Stephen Thomas of Greenwich University, examines the enormous costs involved in building and operating nuclear […]
August 18, 2014

South Africa’s unwillingness to move from nuclear and coal power will lead to catastrophic climate change for the profit of a few, writes Sipho Kings

In his State of the Nation address this year, President Jacob Zuma said the energy department had committed to building more nuclear power stations, generating around […]
June 9, 2014

Protesters raise concerns of the environmental injustice posed by nuclear

On World Environment Day, 5th June; protesters gathered outside Eskom for a series of pickets demonstrating how hazardous Nuclear is to the environment. Nuclear energy is […]
June 5, 2014

Press release: CER calls on SAPS and NPA to investigate criminal liability for deaths of three infants in Bloemhof

Centre of environmental rights Cape Town, 4 June 2014 The Centre for Environmental Rights has today written to the Northwest Police Commissioner and the Northwest Director […]
June 4, 2014

Press Release: Nuclear energy is out for World Environment Day

Earthlife Africa Jhb Johannesburg, 02 June 2014 Every year on the 5th of June is World Environment Day: a day used by the United Nations Environment […]
May 26, 2014

MEDIA ALERT: Public Panel Event- Waterberg Electricity

Balancing Water Reserves and Carbon Budgets – and Toxic Tour 26th May 2014 Environmental justice organisations, Earthlife Africa Johannesburg and groundWork, are to hold a public […]
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 […]