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IAIA-SA Conference -2017

Liziwe McDaid presented at the International Association for Impact Assessment – South Africa       (IAIA-SA) conference of impact assessors. Her topic was nuclear and coal distracting from climate change adaption.

IAIA-SA conference delegates

A snippet below of Liziwe’s presentation. 

 

 

 

 

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RENEWABLE ENERGY: WHERE ARE THE JOBS – LAUNCH ON 28 MARCH 2017

The long awaited AIDC-commissioned research – RENEWABLE ENERGY: WHERE ARE THE JOBS – A Critique Of The Government’s Socio-Economic Programme – will be launched at AIDC at 18.00 on the 28th.

Liz McDaid, the well-known researcher and social activist, will introduce her research findings and recommendations.  The meeting will be Chaired by Tasneem Essop, former Provincial Minister of Environment, Planning and Economic Development in the Western Cape and a current member of the National Planning Commission.

There will also be lots of time for questions and discussions, which can include Eskom’s threatened closure of 5 coal mines which Eskom claims to be a direct consequence of the government’s renewable energy programme.

For further information contact

Dominic Brown or Jeff Rudin
021 447 5770

 

RENEWABLE ENERGY Where are the jobs? 

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Same Tanzania – Climate Change and Energy Audits

Handing over energy audit certificate to Bishop Najima (sp) in Same District, Tanzania

Handing over energy audit certificate to Bishop Najima

The people of Same speak about climate change. The Green Connection, SAFCEI and Hope for Tanzania facilitated a climate change awareness workshop in the Same district of Tanzania. What is climate change? What causes it? What is its impact on society?

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