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2017 – Scaling up campaigns across Africa

It is a new year, new promises and renewed hope for climate change warriors, as we gather much-needed strength and resilience to soldier on and up the ante on our climate change campaigns across the African region. 2016 taught us a lot.  The hottest recorded year in history, means impacted communities around the globe are (More...)

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Communities in Springs are facing water scarcity and health risks with the proposition of new coal mines

The Springs area in Gauteng’s East Rand  faces a very serious threat to its streams, and groundwater sources, with the proposal of four new mines being planned for the area. There are growing concerns among the community as gaining access to information about these mines has been met with difficulty. This in spite of the (More...)

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Communities in Springs are facing water scarcity and health risks with the proposition of new coal mines

The Springs area in Gauteng’s East Rand  faces a very serious threat to its streams, and groundwater sources, with the proposal of four new mines being planned for the area. There are growing concerns among the community as gaining access to information about these mines has been met with difficulty. This in spite of the (More...)

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This is South Africa’s best development path

Today 350Africa.org is launching the first in a series of powerful research reports on how we can transition South Africa’s economy and development away from fossil fuels and towards a just and equitable society powered by renewable energy. Given the goal of global climate negotiations is to hold average future temperature increase below 2°C, are (More...)

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