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A call for all fisher folk to please join meeting on the 15 June 2019 at 8:30 am at the Austerville Civic Center.

By | 2019-06-12T07:46:38+00:00 June 12th, 2019|Community Empowerment, Livelihoods & Food Sovereignty|Comments Off on A call for all fisher folk to please join meeting on the 15 June 2019 at 8:30 am at the Austerville Civic Center.

Environmental Injustice in South Durban: Community caught between toxic polluters and climate shocks

by Shanice Firmin Section 24 of the South African Constitution enshrines that “everyone has the right to an environment that is not harmful to their health or well-being and to have the environment protected for the benefit of present and future generations, through reasonable legislative and other measures that prevent pollution and ecological degradation and [...]

By | 2019-06-04T12:53:05+00:00 June 4th, 2019|Action 24, Energy & Climate Change, Pollution & Health|Comments Off on Environmental Injustice in South Durban: Community caught between toxic polluters and climate shocks

Independent Online: Joy as R4bn contract to deepen Durban port scrapped | Daily News.

Image: supplied to Daily News https://www.iol.co.za/dailynews/news/kwazulu-natal/joy-as-r4bn-contract-to-deepen-durban-port-scrapped-24182508

By | 2019-05-29T07:48:35+00:00 May 29th, 2019|Infratructure & Development|Comments Off on Independent Online: Joy as R4bn contract to deepen Durban port scrapped | Daily News.

Approximately 150 people took part in the Youth For Climate Action March on Unlawful Endangerment on Friday 24th May 2019. #youthforclimate #Stopunlawfulendangerment #solidarity #unitedorganisations #oceansnotoil Image may contain: 1 person, grass, child, plant, outdoor and nature

By | 2019-05-27T13:23:29+00:00 May 27th, 2019|Community Empowerment, Energy & Climate Change|Comments Off on Approximately 150 people took part in the Youth For Climate Action March on Unlawful Endangerment on Friday 24th May 2019. #youthforclimate #Stopunlawfulendangerment #solidarity #unitedorganisations #oceansnotoil Image may contain: 1 person, grass, child, plant, outdoor and nature

The Coalition of the Poor Currently Marching against Corruption in Durban. #untiedwestand #soildarity #stopcorruption #anti-corruption

By | 2019-05-27T13:23:50+00:00 May 27th, 2019|Community Empowerment|Comments Off on The Coalition of the Poor Currently Marching against Corruption in Durban. #untiedwestand #soildarity #stopcorruption #anti-corruption

Wentworth is stinking with an overflow of sewage, causing devastating health effects.

Wentworth is stinking with an overflow of sewage, causing devastating health effects.   IMAGES CREDIT: Mvuzo Ntombela/SDCEA The eThekwini Municipality workers strike by Durban Solid Waste, Water and Sanitation and electricity units is causing grave concerns, leaving the city and many Durban communities in a stench. This is causing a health hazard. "As you enter Wentworth, [...]

By | 2019-05-27T13:02:40+00:00 May 17th, 2019|Community Empowerment, Infratructure & Development|Comments Off on Wentworth is stinking with an overflow of sewage, causing devastating health effects.

Education Awareness on offshore oil & gas drilling at the Durban Racing Pigeon Club

On the 14 May 2019, approximately sixty people participated in an education awareness workshop on offshore oil and gas drilling at the Durban Racing Pigeon Club hosted by the South Durban Community Environmental Alliance (SDCEA).   

By | 2019-05-15T12:32:45+00:00 May 15th, 2019|Community Empowerment, Energy & Climate Change, Oil and Gas Exploration|Comments Off on Education Awareness on offshore oil & gas drilling at the Durban Racing Pigeon Club

How to Log an Air Pollution Complaint

How to log Air Pollution Complaint We urge all community members to continue logging pollution complains through the pollution line: Daytime 031- 311 3555/5150 nighttime 031- 361 0000 and ASK for a reference number very crucial and send it to us (SDCEA), call us on 31 4611 991 ask for Bongani or email to bongani@sdceango.co.za [...]

By | 2019-03-08T09:01:05+00:00 March 6th, 2019|Community Empowerment, Pollution & Health|Comments Off on How to Log an Air Pollution Complaint