December 18, 2014

Press Release: No good tidings in Christmas nuclear announcement

Earthlife Africa Jhb Johannesburg – As South Africa prepares for Christmas festivities, the government announced on Wednesday the 17th of December 2014, that it is ready […]
December 5, 2014

“PAY MORE WITH NUCLEAR” : Report 4

The report, entitled “Russian Nuclear Industry in Review”, is authored by Russian environmental activist and academic Vladimir Slivyak; and provides an insider view into the workings […]
December 4, 2014

Press Release: Russian Nuclear Report Exposes Rosatom

Earthlife Africa Jhb Johannesburg – President Zuma’s mysterious visit to Russia in August 2014, and the intergovernmental nuclear partnership agreement signed with Russian state owned nuclear […]
December 1, 2014

Press Release: Will South Africa own up to its carbon pollution at COP 20?

Earthlife Africa Jhb Johannesburg – It’s that time of year again. Today the 20th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 20) of the United […]
November 28, 2014

Press Release: Governments’ nuclear plan ignores its own energy advice

Earthlife Africa Jhb Johannesburg – Despite public outrage at the secretive procurement agreements signed by Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson and various nuclear vendor countries in September, […]
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 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 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 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 […]
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 20, 2013

‘brics-from-below’ – counter summit hosted in Durban

In anticipation of the 5th BRICS meeting, peoples’ organisations, NGOs and academics from BRICS countries will gather in Durban, South Africa in March 22-27 to foster […]
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 […]
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 […]