Hundreds demand action against climate change outside Parliament

Call for an end to the use of fossil fuel for electricity production by 2035


24 September 2021

South Africa’s carbon emission targets not nearly ambitious enough

South Africa is the most carbon-intensive G20 economy with the highest coal reliance


10 May 2021

Extinction Rebellion picket Standard Bank over oil pipeline finance

Protesters say the bank is contradicting its endorsement of the Paris Climate Agreement


9 October 2020

Climate strike march held in Durban

Marchers voice their concerns over environmental damage from pollution and climate change


2 October 2020

Global Climate Strike action planned for Friday

“Our lives matter more than profit” says climate activist


24 September 2020

Cloud computing to help save Cape’s unique fynbos

SA team won a Google Earth grant to protect precious floral kingdom

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28 July 2020

Giant turbine farm set to harvest West Coast wind

Environment minister dismisses appeals against new wind farm


11 May 2020

Budget Day marked by protests and marches

Issues included unemployment, climate change and gender rights

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26 February 2020

Extinction Rebellion urges Environment Minister to declare climate emergency

“This is the time for you to act”, Creecy told


5 December 2019

Call for JSE to act on climate change

Extinction Rebellion pours cold water on Black Friday


29 November 2019

Extinction Rebellion calls Africa Oil Week delegates “climate criminals”

Activists are demanding that government declare a “climate and ecological emergency”


8 November 2019

Climate change plagues Western Cape agriculture

Farmers in Oudtshoorn estimate the drought has lost them billions of rands


6 November 2019

Extinction Rebellion targets Africa Oil Week conference

Climate activists in hazmat suits mopped up “blood” in protest over fossil fuels


5 November 2019

Ambitious plans underway for homegrown South African climate change model

“We should not just sit and wait for others to bring us solutions. We should be part of the solution.”


29 July 2019

Is Cape Town’s drought the new normal?

Here is what climate science tells us


1 November 2017

Knysna fire’s wake-up call

Mayor explains the lessons learnt


22 June 2017