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Fight against climate change in South Africa gets boost as Archbishop Emeritus Tutu endorses student call for University of Cape Town to go fossil free

[Press Release: issued 27 July 2014]

Climate change movement Africa today welcomed news that South Africa’s Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has endorsed a campaign by students and staff at the University of Cape Town calling


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BAN FRACKING – South Africa is not for s(h)ale!

Send a message to the South African government on Global Anti-Fracking day, September 22nd 2012, by joining other South Africans who are opposed to fracking, when they CALL FOR A PERMANENT BAN ON FRACKING in South Africa. We will meet … Continue reading (More...)

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Water issues are a definite reality – Cape Town (South Africa)

“Thousands have lived without money, but not one without water” is the message inscribed on circular discs that dot 60 columns of ice. The ice, which was suspended from a height of five meters, barricades a twelve meter long archway. … Continue reading (More...)

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Connecting the dots through Spekbooms: an indigenous plant species

Local Eco Schools Initiative: ­Marine Primary, Imhoff Waldorf School and Kommetjie Primary together with WESSA, AFRIOCEANS and CREATING CHANGE educate members of the community about the hotspots in South Africa and encouraging people to sign a Climate Pledge agreeing to plant and promote … Continue reading (More...)

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