Press release: A Climate Justice Response to SONA 2021

On October 16, World Food Day, 2020, activists from the South African Food Sovereignty Campaign and the Climate Justice Charter Movement peacefully gathered across the country, in 68 local actions to call for an end to hunger, thirst, pollution and climate harm! Thereafter, we hosted an online national assembly which was attended by Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Lechesa Tsenoli and political parties. At this assembly, we handed over the Climate Justice Charter (CJC) (now endorsed by 238 organisations), a Climate Science document and a set of demands from communities to the parties and Parliament. Read more