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Today, we received Minister Gwede Mantashe’s appeal against the Xolobeni judgment that customary communities in South Africa have a #Right2SayNo to mining right applications.


On the 22 November 2018 North Gauteng Judge AC Basson ruled that the Department of Minerals (DMR) needs to obtain “full and formal consent” from the community of Xolobeni before it can grant…


Vaal   Environmental Justice Alliance (VEJA)’s Water Quality Team is continuing its campaign of monitoring the Rietspruit River and together with the community of Evaton and traditional healers and religious groups, there will be capacity workshops on water legislations, water quality testing,…


Karibu! Journalists attended a training workshop on Reporting on Climate Change at the Institute for the Advancement of Journalism (IAJ) on 7 March 2017 at their offices in Richmond, Johannesburg. The workshop was fasilitating by Mandi Smallhorne and Gus Silber…