Community preparations for public participation – Vaaloewer

Community Alerts, Mdu Tshabalala,Free State, Vaal, Sebokeng, 2019/03/02 This week VEJA Activists went to visit Vaaloewer informal settlement community to prepare them for the public participation with consulting company, and we found out that since it is end of the month week whereby most people have a lot of errands to run and we hardly …

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Sasol and Natref are silently continuing with their criminality on Off-Sets

Community Alerts/Mduduzi Tshabalala/VEJA-Vaal/23/01/19   Sasol and Natref are silently continuing with their criminality on Off-Sets, and today they host what they call a ‘Road Map’ in secret. Having been told by 1 of our comrade over the telephone “comrades where are you? Sasol and Natref are in the community telling about their Road Map” said …

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The Sasolburg Air-Quality Monitoring Committee took it to the streets

Community Alerts/Mduduzi Tshabalala/VEJA-Vaal/21/01/19 The Sasolburg Air-Quality Monitoring Committee took it to the streets of ‘Top 5’ Chris Hani township in Zamdela, Sasolburg, early morning of Saturday 19th Jan ’19 and upon their own responsibility the group invited a Local Ward Councillor and community members on a clean up campaign arround their neighborhood. This is an …

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Today was the Vaal Triangle Airshed Priority Area MSRGM at Emerald Casino, Vanderbijlpark.

Community Alerts/Mduduzi Tshabalala/ Vaal-VEJA/22/11/18 The State of Ambient Air report states that PM2.5 PM10 is non-compliance at most monitoring stations, this is also significant to Black Carbon floating in the Vaal Air.  Having learned that the department had technical problems with H2S which was not showing at Zamdela station, this leaves the forum with less …

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The Human Rights Commission Inquiry into the Vaal River 2nd round started yesterday in Johannesburg City Council.

Community Alerts/ Mduduzi Tshabalala/Vaal-VEJA/20/11/18     Today is day 2 here at Joburg Theater, testimonials started with City of Ekurhuleni who told the commission that their effluent is within boundaries of legislation.  This was after the City was asked by the commission if had they violated human rights. The Randwater sampling also share the same …

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