Women Building Power- Toolkit for climate and energy justice for African women

Women Building Power- Toolkit for climate and energy justice for African women

Women Building Power is a cutting-edge and developing collection of research, information materials, and tools which forms the knowledge hub of an emerging African women-led grassroots driven campaign on Fossil Fuels, Energy and Climate Justice. Click here to access Women Building Power research and tools in languages including English, French and...

New Women Building Power toolkit for women’s rights activists launched

New Women Building Power toolkit for women’s rights activists launched

YLNM allies WoMin have launched a fantastic new collection of research and informational materials that share a much needed eco-feminist perspective on African climate and energy justice and provide practical tools for women dealing with energy poverty. Find them here.   Press Release. WoMin, October 26th 2016. WoMin, a women-led...

South Africa: 350africa.org, EarthLore and Womin call on Government to protect water and declare climate change state of emergency

South Africa: 350africa.org, EarthLore and Womin call on Government to protect water and declare climate change state of emergency

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: 17 January 2016   350africa.org, EarthLore and Womin call on the South African government to stop the issuing of water licenses and declare a climate change state of emergency. Thursday 14th of January 2016, The Department of Water and Sanitation granted and approved Coal of Africa Limited (CoAL)...

DECLARATION:  WOMEN STAND THEIR GROUND AGAINST BIG COAL

DECLARATION: WOMEN STAND THEIR GROUND AGAINST BIG COAL

Women stand their ground against Big Coal is a gathering of women’s rights and feminist activists from the Southern African Region, convened by the Women and Mining (WoMin) alliance and nearly two dozen organisations. African economies are highly dependent on the extraction and export of raw materials. In an era...