PRESS RELEASE: African Civil Society Challenges London Mining Conference

PRESS RELEASE: African Civil Society Challenges London Mining Conference

  Thursday 25th June 2015: For immediate release   PRESS RELEASE   African Civil Society Challenges London Conference and Asks: “Is Mining Really ‘On Top’ in Africa?”   Today civil society groups from Africa and their allies in the UK submitted an open letter to the organisers and delegates of...

South Africa’s Rainmakers Fight Against Coal

South Africa’s Rainmakers Fight Against Coal

Venda, in Limpopo Province, South Africa is rich in both biodiversity and the colourful cultural traditions of the VhaVenda people. The communities here understand their land through a philosophy called Mupo – meaning all natural creation. Mupo refers to a great order of things, of which human beings are just...