UnderMining Life: Activists Threatened in South Africa

UnderMining Life: Activists Threatened in South Africa

  • Written on: 31 March 2016
  • Posted under: Videos

Sphiwe Mazibuko’s powerful film exposes the intimidation of anti-mining activists, in South Africa, on the Wild Coast and Zululand. Xolobeni residents have fought for 10 years to prevent the Australian company, Mineral Commodities Limited, from mining their titanium rich dunes.  The unwavering response of the Pondo people to protect their...

Huge Opposition to Zululand coal mine ‘catastrophe’

Huge Opposition to Zululand coal mine ‘catastrophe’

Originally at Save our iMfolozi Wilderness. The fight is on! And it promises to be one of the most bitterly contested battles in KwaZulu Natal’s environmental history. The proposed anthracite ‘Fuleni’ coal mine targeted for establishment on the south-eastern border of the world famous Hluhluwe-iMfolozi game reserve in Zululand has...