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

July 18, first picket at Anglo American

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 […]
June 13, 2010

Stream of acid, the Tweelopiespruit

The Tweelopiespruit is a stream that flows through the Krugersdorp Game Reserve on the West Rand, near Johannesburg, South Africa.    Acid mine water has been […]
June 13, 2010

Inadequate treatment of acid water flowing into the Tweelopiespruit

  The Tweelopiespruit is a stream that flows through the Krugersdorp Game Reserve on the West Rand, near Johannesburg, South Africa  The treatment process being undertaken […]
June 6, 2010

Coal-fired power stations linked to serious health defects in children

Uranium and other heavy metals from coal can pollute the soil, water and air. In India the long-term effects of such pollution are now being seen. […]
June 4, 2010

Inadequate response from the DWA to the acid mine drainage crisis on the West Rand

The South African Department of Water Affairs’ (DWA) account of the action taken to address the decant of acid mine water on the West Rand in […]
May 19, 2010

Photos from Earthlife Africa Cape Town’s anti-nuclear demos

  On 23 April 2010 Earthlife Africa Cape Town, as part of the anti-nuclear campaign, convened an action outside Parliament, in commemoration of Chernobyl Day and to highlight […]
April 27, 2010

Closing Statement of the Peoples’ Summit on Climate Change

Closing Statement of the Peoples’ Summit on Climate Change Communities and civil society groups gathered on 26 April 2010 in Cape Town, South Africa to discuss […]
April 23, 2010

Press Release: BASIC Countries vs. Climate Change

PRESS RELEASE 23 APRIL 2010 BASIC COUNTRIES MUST PUT GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE BEFORE NATIONAL INTERESTS! The BASIC group of countries are once again meeting to map […]
April 23, 2010

Press Release: Commemorating Chernobyl Day

MEDIA RELEASE BY SOUTH AFRICAN CIVIL SOCIETY CONCERNED WITH ENERGY. Friday 23rd April 2010 Commemorating Chernobyl Day – Minister Gordhan In commemorating Chernobyl Day (26 April), […]
April 22, 2010

Press Release: Jhb Protest Action for BASIC Meeting

Earthlife Africa Jhb 22nd April 2010 The BASIC group of countries are meeting in South Africa to map a way forward after the failure of the […]