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Communities are called to rally against trucking!

We the South Durban Community Environmental Alliance (SDCEA) together with the communities of South Durban, Clairwood, Wentworth and Bluff will be hosting two trucking protests scheduled to take place on the 24th October and Saturday, 28th October 2017. Quality Street and the Solomon Mahlangu thoroughfare are continuously infringed by hazardous heavy duty trucks. Residents have [...]

By | 2017-10-26T10:08:18+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Community Empowerment, Infratructure & Development|Comments Off on Communities are called to rally against trucking!

CLAIRWOOD COURT CASE REPORT BACK PUBLIC MEETING

Hosted by: South Durban Community Environmental Alliance (SDCEA) represented by the Legal Resource Centre (LRC) and the Clairwood Racecourse Action Committee (CRAC) Date: Sunday 1st October 2017 Time: 3:00 pm Venue: Merebank Community Hall For more information please contact Desmond D’Sa 083 982 6939 / 031 461 1991 Email: desmond@sdceango.co.za      

By | 2017-09-27T08:47:15+00:00 September 27th, 2017|Community Empowerment, Infratructure & Development|Comments Off on CLAIRWOOD COURT CASE REPORT BACK PUBLIC MEETING

International Anti-nuclear activists speak out!

Invitation: Anti-nuclear activism in Russia, the U.S. and around the world When: 16h00-18h30, Sat 16 Sep Where: St Paul’s Church, 161 Monty Naicker Road, Durban Central (opposite the Workshop) Recently Earthlife Africa Johannesburg  and SAFCEI challenged the government’s nuclear deals with Russia, the U.S. and South Korea. In April 2017 judgement was delivered in the [...]

By | 2017-09-11T09:02:33+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Community Empowerment, Energy & Climate Change, Pollution & Health|Comments Off on International Anti-nuclear activists speak out!

All Farmers are Welcome to Attend an Awareness and Education Workshop on the 6 September 2017

By | 2017-08-31T14:01:19+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Community Empowerment, Publications|Comments Off on All Farmers are Welcome to Attend an Awareness and Education Workshop on the 6 September 2017

Offshore Oil and Gas Workshop

On the 18th of July 2017, the South Durban Community Environmental Alliance together with Groundwork hosted an offshore oil and gas stakeholder consultative at the Austerville community civic centre. The purpose of the oil and gas workshop was to create awareness in the communities of proposed 3D and 2D seismic testing in our ocean. The [...]

By | 2017-08-08T09:58:49+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Community Empowerment, Energy & Climate Change, Pollution & Health|Comments Off on Offshore Oil and Gas Workshop

Events of KZN Fisherfolk

Fishermen’s walk The KZN Subsistence fishermen’s forum representing 12 000 subsistence fishermen, together with the South Durban Community Environmental Alliance, will be holding a fisherman’s walk on Durban’s Promenade on the 8th of July 2017 at 8am. The start of the walk will be from Snake park pier, ending at North Pier. The walk will be [...]

By | 2017-07-13T07:58:12+00:00 June 30th, 2017|Community Empowerment, Pollution & Health|Comments Off on Events of KZN Fisherfolk

Chinese fishing Trawler seen at Port Edward coastline

We the KZN SUBSISTENCE Fisher folks are concerned about the sighting of the suspicious fishing trawlers once again off our coastline. The vessels have been fishing illegally close to our coastline out of international waters. This continues to happen during the winter months when the sardine shoal and other game fish enter our shores. The present [...]

By | 2017-07-13T08:11:04+00:00 June 21st, 2017|Community Empowerment, Pollution & Health|Comments Off on Chinese fishing Trawler seen at Port Edward coastline

Fish not Oil Campaign Launch

Fish Not Oil Campaign Launch, Durban Beach front  On the 19thof June 2017, at 9 am the South Durban Community Environmental Alliance, together with the subsistence fisher folk of Durban, launched their campaign ‘FISH NOT OIL’ on the Durban Beach front.   The subsistence fisher folk gathered with their rods and reels to show who [...]

By | 2017-07-13T08:01:59+00:00 June 20th, 2017|Community Empowerment, Pollution & Health|Comments Off on Fish not Oil Campaign Launch