The Mabola case update

Community alerts, Mpumalanga, 2018/09/01 The war between environmentalists and coal miners in Mpumalanga Environmental groups determined to block a coal mining project on protected land have had to step up security for their employees. Ciaran Ryan  /  31 August 2018 00:37     8 comments South Africa has a shocking history of mines scarring the landscape and then being abandoned by …

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CER Rights and Remedies course for activists 2018

Community alerts, Mpumalanga, Emalahleni, Vosman, Vusi Mabaso, 2018/08/31 29.08.2018 (Wednesday) we learnt about the climate change and the causes of climate change of which not only the mines and Industries but we as humans also contribute through burning coal stoves, burning tires ,burning waste, cars and smoking. On 30.08.2018 (Thursday) we learnt about the social …

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SAHRC Final Report Out for implementation

Community alerts/ Elton Thobejane/ Morapaneng Village /02-09-2018, 22:38] The South African Human Rights Commission has released a final report on the investigative research into the underlying social and economic challenges of the mining affected communities. The much awaited investigations were conducted two years ago. Communities affected by the mining operations particularly those who made representations …

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 COAL OF LEPHALALE

Community alerts/Francine Nkosi /Lephalale/02-09-2018, 22:11] Mining destruction, generation of millions of tons of waste, and emission of harmful substances. Kusile Power Station is under pressure with coal shortage to generate electricity with small stockpiles .   For them to sustain the situation is to collect coal from Lephalale . Trucks are carrying coal from power plants with surpluses …

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