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Desalination Plant and Sand-winning

The South Durban Community Environmental Alliance attended two public meetings on the 17thand 18th of May.On the 17tha public meeting was held at the Austerville Civic Centre. It was hosted by the consulting firm GIBB and the developer Hitachi. This meeting was to address the public on a proposed desalination plant being built in the [...]

By | May 30th, 2017|Community Empowerment, Infratructure & Development, Pollution & Health|Comments Off on Desalination Plant and Sand-winning

Tongaat Hulletts historical arrogance of ignoring their neighbours pollution complaints comes back to bite.

A public participation meeting held yesterday 22 May 2017, at the Maidstone Country Club (Tongaat). Concerned community members filled the hall and raised their disputes and worries with the proposed Effluent Treatment Plant (ETP). Tongaat Hullett formally known for its horrible odours and current mismanagement of its site has over the years significantly impacted on [...]

By | May 23rd, 2017|Community Empowerment|Comments Off on Tongaat Hulletts historical arrogance of ignoring their neighbours pollution complaints comes back to bite.

Invitation to the KZN Environmental Network Press Conference and People’s Assembly to all community organisations and journalists

Invite to press conference and People’s assembly to all community organisations and journalistsThe KZN Environmental Network which includes environmental and social justice organisations invites all journalists and organisations to join us as we are launching the KZN Environmental Network and its program of action against multinational corporations, government and governmental parastatals. In addition to this, [...]

By | September 16th, 2016|Community Empowerment|Comments Off on Invitation to the KZN Environmental Network Press Conference and People’s Assembly to all community organisations and journalists

KZN Environmental Network concept note

KZN Environmental Network concept noteMany environmental and community groups in Kwa-Zulu Natal (KZN) working on sustainable development and environmental justice issues and extend to paper mills, petrochemical and chemical industries, mining, agriculture land under sugar cane and timber plantations, big game parks, two major ports, big transport infrastructure associated with the port, etc.KZN Environmental groups [...]

By | August 23rd, 2016|Community Empowerment|Comments Off on KZN Environmental Network concept note

Invitation to KZN Environmental Network Workshop

Invitation to the KZN Environmental network WorkshopThe South Durban Community Environmental Alliance (SDCEA) would like to invite you to the KZN environmental network workshop on the 27 August 2016 at the Durban University of Technology (DUT). The purpose of this workshop is to mobilise environmental and social community groups to collectively join campaigns, share and [...]

By | August 23rd, 2016|Community Empowerment|Comments Off on Invitation to KZN Environmental Network Workshop