Past News

COP27 Briefing: Time To Face Facts, There’s No More Room For Offshore Oil And Gas

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“MR PRESIDENT, SA URGENTLY NEEDS A PLAN TO ADDRESS THE ENERGY AND CLIMATE CRISES!”

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The Green Connection Ready For Searcher Fight, Round 2

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A New Climate Bomb In South Africa: Bloom and The Green Connection Oppose TotalEnergies’ Harmful Offshore Oil And Gas Projects

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The Green Connection Concerned That AZINAM’S Rig May Start Drilling Before The Oil Spill Contingency Plan Is Available To The Public

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Small-Scale Fishers From Around The Country Head To Saldanha Bay To Stand-Off Against Offshore Oil and Gas: “Our Ocean, Our Heritage! “

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Eco-Justice Watchdog Raises Concerns About Insufficient Info On AZINAM’s Oil Spill Contingency Planning

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Eco-Justice Watchdog The Green Connection Sets The Record Straight: “We Work With Small-Scale Fishers To Promote Inclusive And Responsible Development Of South Africa’s Precious Natural Resources”

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Small-Scale Fishers Celebrate Victory After Makanda High Court Sets Aside Shell’s Oil Exploration

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Shell Verdict: Evidence That In Standing Together, Coastal Communities Can Be The Masters Of Their Own Ships

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Civil Society Unites To Protest Against Offshore Oil And Gas Exploration In South Africa

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Fisherwomen And Civil Society Vindicated, As Minister Upholds Environmental Ruling On Karpowerships

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Legacy Programme – Equipping Youth With Advocacy Skills

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The Green Connection Shares It’s Oceans Tribunal Verdict With Presidential Climate Commission

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Small-Scale Fishers Call For Meaningful Public Participation Processes In Their Communities

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“There’s No Time For More Oil And Gas. Our Focus Must Be Decisive Climate Action.“ – Green Connection Submits Comments On TEEPSA Scoping Report

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“South Africa Needs A Government That Takes Accountability For It’s Own Actions, Not Blame Shifters” – The Green Connection

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Young Small-Scale Fishers Say President Must Do More To Protect Their Jobs and Livelihoods

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“South Africa Needs A Government That Takes Accountability For It’s Own Actions, Not Blame Shifters” – The Green Connection

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World Oceans Day: More Must be Done To Protect This Gift From The Threat Of Offshore Oil And Gas

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Civil Society Impatiently Waiting For Shell’s Wild Coast Seismic Surveys To Be Stopped, For Good

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With a Legal Challenge in Progress, The Green Connection is Relieved that No Karpowerships PPAs were Signed Today

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Communities Speak Out Against Traditional Leaders Who Support Shell Seismic Surveys on Wild Coast Eastern Cape

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Africa Day: The Green Connection Launches Public Campaign To Protect South Africa’s Oceans From Offshore Oil and Gas

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Continued Poor Energy Decisions Will Only Exacerbate The Climate And Energy Crises

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Green Connection Takes Fight Against Karpowerships to Court

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Freedom Day – Small-Scale Fishing Communities Held Pickets Against Karpowership Developments

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Getting To Know Coastal Community Engagement Champion Neville Van Rooy And His Journey To Protecting The Earth And Empowering Communities

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No Rest For Civil Society With Yet Another Seismic Survey On The West Coast To Stop

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Continued Poor Energy Decisions Will Only Exacerbate The Climate And Energy Crises

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When Human Rights Gets In The Way Of ‘Progress’, NERSA Announces Questionable Action On Karpowerships

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Small-Scale Fishers Wave Goodbye to Searcher, But the Fight for Energy Justice Continues

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Small-Scale Fishers Face-Off with Searcher, Now Hopeful for a Positive Court Ruling to Stop Seismic Surveys

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A Just And Equal Society Is Possible: Ecuador Communities Win The Fight for Rights to their Land

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Story Update: Concerns That Searcher Ignored Yesterday’s Court Order To Halt Seismic Blasting

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Civil Society Vindicated: Searcher Seismic Blasting Halted, For Now

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The Struggle To Protect SA’s Oceans and Coastal Livelihoods Continues In The Western Cape High Court

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Gwede Mantashe Involved In Secret Meetings Excluding Fisher Communities

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Communities Continue To Speak Out Against Government’s Proposed Gas Plans – Bad For Climate Change and Bad For The People

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Civil Society Heads Back to Court, This Time to Stop Seismic Survey in West Coast

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Partner News: Frustrated and Under-Threat Small-Scale Fishers Pen Scathing Open Letter to Ministers of Energy and Environment

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Environmentalists Double-Up On Efforts to Oppose Upcoming And Further Seismic Testing In South Africa’s Oceans

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Close To 200 People Rise At Crack of Dawn to Protest the Arrival of Shell’s Seismic Monster, Amazon Warrior

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Green Connection’s ‘Funeral For The Climate’ (African Energy Week) and Comment on Yesterday’s Budget Speech

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Recently Graduated Green Connectors, Equipped For The Polls and Ready To Weigh-In on COP26

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Tosaco EIA Met with Pushback from Civil Society, to Protect the Ocean and Small-Scale Fisher Livelihoods

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Bending Over Backwards, DMRE Gives Karpowerships Another Break

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The Green Connection’s Oceans Tribunal Exposes Devastating Impact of Government’s Secret Decisions

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WATCH: The Green Connection’s Short Explainer Video ‘Opposing Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling in South Africa’

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WATCH: Short Explainer Video ‘What is an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)’?

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WATCH: Short Explainer Video ‘Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs) within the Oil and Gas Industry’

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WATCH: The Green Connection’s New Short Explainer Video ‘How Does Parliament Work?

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Mantashe’s Gas Argument, Some Fishy-Smelling Hot Air – The Green Connection & Coastal Communities

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“Nersa Karpowership Decision Unacceptable!” – Green Connection

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Green Connection Calls on Minister Gwede Mantashe to Dump RMIPPPP

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Coastal Community Members of Graaff-Reinet, Knysna and Langebaan Share Their Thoughts About Calling on the Banks to NOT Fund Karpowerships

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The Green Connection Tells Nersa, “Electricity Generation Application Process Flawed”

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The Green Connection Supports SDCEA Court Case Against the ENI and Sasol Authorization for Offshore Oil and Gas Exploration

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Have Something to Say About Karpowerships? Deadline for Comments is 19 August 2021

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“MANTASHE’S GAS ARGUMENT, SOME FISHY-SMELLING HOT AIR” – GREEN CONNECTION & COASTAL COMMUNITIES

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“RAMAPHOSA’S ENERGY BOOST WELCOMED…BUT WHY THE DELAY?” – THE GREEN CONNECTION

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Civil Society Calls on Parliament to Hold Public Hearings on Karpowerships

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Fishing Communities Respond to Appeals Against Karpowership SA EIA Decision

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The Green Connection Welcomes The Decision Of The Department Of Forestry, Fisheries And The Environment To Suspend The Application For Authorisation And Associated Timeframes

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The Green Connection Supports SDCEA Court Case Against the ENI and Sasol Authorization for Offshore Oil and Gas Exploration

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Civil Society Calls On Parliament to Hold Public Hearings On Karpowerships

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The Green Connection Welcomes DFFE Decision To Reject Karpowerships

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The Green Connection Welcomes DFFE Decision to Reject Karpowerships

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Webinar – A Contribution Towards The White Paper On Energy

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“Ramaphosa’s Energy Boost Welcomed…But Why The Delay?” – The Green Connection

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Coastal Communities Celebrated World Oceans Day 2021

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Small-Scale Fishers Around The Country Launch Beach Protest On World Ocean Day

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Green Connection’s Formal Complaint Calls-Out Karpowerships EIA

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The Green Connection Urges Total To Withdraw From SA Following Landmark. Court Ruling And First For Investor Activisim

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“Mantashe’s Gas Argument, Some Fishy-Smelling Hot Air” – Green Connection and Coastal Communities

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Karpowerships are No Turkish Delight

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Coastal Communities React with Passionate Call for Mobilisation Against Karpowerships

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SA Govt’s Gas ‘Plan’ Will Compromise Climate Change Commitments – Research Report

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Civil Society Calls For Public Hearings on Karpowerships

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The Green Connection’s Research on Economic Impact of Off-shore Drilling in South Africa Exposes Negative Benefits

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Communities Reject Off Shore Oil and Gas

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The Green Connection and Small-Scale Subsistence Fishers Welcomes Total Withdrawal From Additional Offshore Drilling Near Mossel Bay and Cape St Francis

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Green Connection Calls on Public To Say No To Karpowerships

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Social Justice Win For Small-Scale Fishers is a Win For Civil Society

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#SONA2021 “Mr. President, The Ocean Is Critical To Climate Change Response and The Livelihoods of Small-Scale Fishers. Don’t Ignore it!”

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Pre-Sona Comment: ”Stop Killing Our Oceans, Mr. President!” – Civil Society, Small-Scale Fishers

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Green Connection, Saldanha Fishing Communities Welcome Withdrawal of Power Plant Application For EA

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Green Connection Restarts Campaign To Equip Small-Scale Fishers For Meaningful Public Participation

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#FishersLivesMatter Green Connection Highlights Concerns Regarding Public Participation In Assegai Gas-To-Power Plant EIA In Saldanha

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