Civil society demands a human rights-based approach ahead of COP26

More than 180 civil society and indigenous organisations, and academics, across 50 countries, have signed an open letter calling on world leaders to put human rights at the centre of climate and environmental policy. This decision was made ahead of the 2021...

‘Who stole our oceans’?

The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) approved three generation licences for floating powership provider Karpowership SA despite the ongoing legal battle and environmental concerns around the deal. Various environmental organisations around South...

Poisons and dynamite rejected as Amazon fishers adopt a sustainable fishing method

Gunter Yandari, a fisherman from the Amazon region of Peru has invented a fishing method that conserves marine life and the ocean. Yandari, from Datem del Marañon province, uses a sustainable and productive fishing method to catch his fish. The technique uses a...