26 October 2017 On top of her dedication for protecting the natural environment through her work, Mel is passionate about enjoying it – through her love of sport.
24 October 2017 "The opposition of the respondent organs of state was designed to frustrate the efforts of an aggrieved person to be heard in court."
16 October 2017 The Elandsfontein aquifer is under threat!
05 October 2017
Protecting the ecological and cultural heritage of South Africa with the National Forests Act 84 of 1998 – updated lists of protected tree species released.The National Forests Act 84 of 1998 – updated lists of protected tree species released
22 September 2017 A tension exists between the legal requirement for an EAP to be independent from the person making the application (the Applicant) and yet being dependent on Applicants for work in compiling environmental assessment reports.
07 July 2017 "They bring the N2 and tell us this is development. Why must development come from the top and not from us?” – Baliwe Dlamini, Resident
20 March 2017 “[T]he question is not, Can they reason? nor, Can they talk? but, Can they suffer? Why should the law refuse its protection to any sensitive being?” - Jeremy Bentham
03 March 2017 Coal, oil and gas investments to be phased out, UCT Convocation votes
02 March 2017 Paul Theroux once described trophy hunters as “the unspeakable in pursuit of the stuffable.”
01 March 2017 We are pleased that the proposed road has been scrapped by SANRAL and we will continue to support the Forum's efforts in ensuring that any road upgrades are done in a just and sustainable manner.
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