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Growing resistance to halt the first coal-fired power plant in Kenya

The Kenyan governmental plan to build a $ 2 billion coal-fired power plant in the area known as Kwasasi in Lamu county is facing continuous growing resistance from community members and activists, actively mobilising and working to stop a project which is likely to cause health damages to communities, contaminate water resources and decimate mangrove (More...)

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350.org is looking for a driven and creative Senior Digital Campaigner to coordinate the work of our online and offline mobilisation in the Arab World, and to collaborate with our team members with skill, sensitivity, and a razor-sharp strategic sense and a driven and experienced South Africa Field Organiser and Campaigner to help make the climate (More...)

Graffiti is Art not vandalism – By Jade Trueman

Graffiti is not vandalism. Graffiti is Art. Art is a form of communicating. Art is a form of making people uncomfortable. It is a mechanism which seeks to generate new thoughts and new ways of approaching challenges, without neglecting the foundation and history from which it comes. After attending the first 350 Africa Artivism workshop (More...)

Why Kenya should not drill its oil reserves

The plummeting in oil prices in the recent past has had the world in general looking at renewable sources of energy not only as an alternative source of energy but as the future main source of energy for nations. (More...)

6 reasons South Africa needs to break free from fossil fuels

Breaking free from our fossil fuel addiction is such an obvious step that it would be easy to find more than six reasons. But here are our favourite ones why we’re taking a stand this May (join us?): Last year, a study from the CSIR found that renewable energy projects in our country created R800 million (More...)

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