South Africa Climate Action Network Statement on COP 23

SACAN welcomes the opportunity to provide input into the COP 23 South Africa position. The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) deserves praise for its efforts to develop South Africa’s first climate change legislation. We commend steps taken to increase stakeholder engagement, through various committees and working groups. Much has occurred in South Africa over the… Read More South Africa Climate Action Network Statement on COP 23

SACAN Civil Society COP 22 Meeting – February 2017

On 17 February South African Climate Action Network (SACAN) hosted a meeting at the South African Institute for International Affairs (SAIIA) office in Johannesburg that brought together civil society organisations (CSO’s) to reflect on the most recent session of the climate change negotiations (UNFCCC COP22) and share information on activities planned for this year. Happy Khambule of… Read More SACAN Civil Society COP 22 Meeting – February 2017

Heading To Marrakech: Civil Society Organisations’ Statement on COP22

31 OCTOBER 2016 As the Paris Agreement enters into force on 4 November, the South African Civil Society notes and commends the leadership role the South African government has played in the process leading up to COP22. Welcoming the recent outcomes of the World Humanitarian Summit, COP17 Cites, and Habitat III, Civil Society further notes… Read More Heading To Marrakech: Civil Society Organisations’ Statement on COP22