Home/Community Empowerment

KZN ENVIRONMENTAL NETWORK MEETING 19 MARCH

Please RSVP by Wednesday 17 March COB, if you require data please indicate your network and associated phone number to join the meeting. Please also share with those you think would like to participate. If you have any queries please let me know asap, looking forward to meeting with you,   Regards Shanice ………………………………………….. Environmental [...]

By |2021-03-16T10:10:41+00:00March 16th, 2021|Community Empowerment, Energy & Climate Change|Comments Off on KZN ENVIRONMENTAL NETWORK MEETING 19 MARCH

Join us for the Climate change strike on Friday, 2 October 2020.

All those who would like to join us to please let us know, RSVP by Thursday 1st October 2020. So that we can stick to the numbers according to the level one regulations. Thank you.

By |2020-09-30T06:57:03+00:00September 29th, 2020|Community Empowerment, Energy & Climate Change|Comments Off on Join us for the Climate change strike on Friday, 2 October 2020.

Thanks to all who joined us for the Global Climate Strike on the 20th September 2019!

By |2019-10-02T12:11:31+00:00October 2nd, 2019|Community Empowerment, Energy & Climate Change, Pollution & Health|Comments Off on Thanks to all who joined us for the Global Climate Strike on the 20th September 2019!

Action 24 / Politically Aweh video series: Climate Change in South Africa: How Bad Can It Be? Episode 1

https://youtu.be/_qKq9itUVQ8

By |2019-09-17T08:23:01+00:00September 17th, 2019|Action 24, Community Empowerment, Energy & Climate Change|Comments Off on Action 24 / Politically Aweh video series: Climate Change in South Africa: How Bad Can It Be? Episode 1

How polluting industries affect people’s health within the South Durban community

Environmental Pollution:  Industries pollute in several ways during the production process and in turn produce a large amount of waste products. Chemicals are burnt in order to produce the final products, and chemicals are then emitted into the air where communities are exposed. Industries dump their waste products in the nearest black Townships (land pollution), [...]

By |2019-07-17T06:25:33+00:00July 15th, 2019|Community Empowerment, Pollution & Health|Comments Off on How polluting industries affect people’s health within the South Durban community

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

By Shanice Firmin• 28 June 2019 The South Durban community share their neighbourhood with two of the country’s biggest oil refineries practically on residents’ doorsteps. With air pollution killing an estimated 20,000 South Africans every year, this is yet another case of profit prioritised over people. Section 24 of the South African Constitution enshrines that [...]

By |2019-07-03T08:07:24+00:00June 28th, 2019|Action 24, Community Empowerment|Comments Off on Environmental Injustice in South Durban: Community caught between toxic polluters and climate shocks

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+00:00June 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.

Transnet foiled yet again on port expansion: Shauwn Mpisani & Italian ‘CMI Emtateni’ partners drop out of BRICS NDB loan scam

(This is the $200 million loan in which last May the BRICS Bank financed 40% of yet another wicked Transnet deal - with no community consultation. Hence no one told the Sandton branch banksters who they were dealing with, until late last year a whistleblower went to an Irish private investigator with great media cred. [...]

By |2019-05-29T07:19:26+00:00May 28th, 2019|Community Empowerment, Infratructure & Development & EIA's, Oil and Gas Exploration|Comments Off on Transnet foiled yet again on port expansion: Shauwn Mpisani & Italian ‘CMI Emtateni’ partners drop out of BRICS NDB loan scam