Fisher Peoples Tribunal to strengthen the voices of fisherfolk

On 12 April 2022, Masifundise hosted a successful strategy and planning workshop in preparation for a Fisher Peoples Tribunal to take place in 2023. The organisation has worked with rural small-scale fishing communities for the last 20 years, supporting mobilisation...

Latest IPCC report recognizes indigenous knowledge in ending climate crisis

On 4th April, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released its third report titled, Climate Change 2022: Mitigation of climate change. The most recent report provides instructions that need to occur with quick impact, to drastically reduce...

Searcher Seismic loses bid to appeal interdict halting seismic blasting in the West Coast

Media statement To: All media Issued by: Masifundise Development Trust Date: 1 March 2022 Subject:  Searcher Seismic loses bid to appeal interdict halting seismic blasting in the West Coast Today, in a momentous victory for small-scale fishing communities, the...

MEDIA ALERT: West Coast Small-scale fishing communities, Coastal Links, Masifundise and other organisations return to High Court

Media alert  To: All media Issued by: Masifundise Development Trust Date: 23 February 2022 Subject: West Coast Small-scale fishing communities, Coastal Links, Masifundise and other organisations return to Western Cape High Court to protest against seismic...