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Why you need to think about coal on World Food Day

Yesterday was World Food Day, and across the globe, filtered Instagram shots of delightfully healthy, organic meals likely skyrocketed as people found reasons to celebrate the most delicious part of our lives. And scoff though I might, if people are finding reasons to be thankful for food that’s grown in harmony with the planet and not (More...)

The amazing #WeFightClimateChange Concert that went down in Nairobi

[This blog was written by Prince Papa from the 350 Kenya team] It is on a Friday, and after several weeks of planning, meetings, phone calls, short messages within and from outside Kenya I arrive at the Kenya national Theater! By this time I am sure that I have done enough to make the day (More...)

Have your say on how we bring the age of fossil fuels to an end

Did you know that the fossil fuel divestment movement is the fastest growing movement of its kind in history? At this critical time for our planet, people like you are seeing a distinct lack of action from their governments and turning to other entities — banks, universities, churches and pension funds to help stop funding (More...)

Events

The #WeFightClimateChange concert in Joburg

Last Friday, 350Africa.org held a music and poetry night at the Wits Art Museum in Braamfontein as part of our Africa and Arab world week of climate action. Towards the end of the show, I saw a colleague tweet “If you aren’t at the #WeFightClimateChange event tonight, where are you even?”, and he has a (More...)

Events

Anglican Church of Southern Africa to explore divestment from fossil fuels

[Press release] Johannesburg, 25 September 2015 -– 350Africa.org welcomes the move by the Anglican Church of Southern Africa to explore withdrawing its investments from companies which exploit fossil fuels. The Church has acknowledged in their resolution that the burning of fossil fuels is leading to climate change with devastating effects on the most vulnerable people around the world. The (More...)