Articles for Melanie Gosling

Study urges action to save Philippi’s farms

MEC Alan Winde commits to implementing recommendations


News | 20 April 2018

Mine hits back over West Coast aquifer

Kropz responds to environmentalists’ attempt to stop pumping


News | 18 October 2017

Urgent court action to stop mine using West Coast groundwater

Phosphate mining company Kropz said to be in breach of license in its use of ancient Elandsfontein aquifer


News | 13 October 2017

Mining company has eyes on West Coast National Park, say activists

Kropz has made approaches to government over phosphate deposits in park


News | 6 October 2017

Knysna fire’s wake-up call

Mayor explains the lessons learnt


News | 22 June 2017

Study finds that climate change threatens fynbos

Damaged ecosystem would have consequences for water catchment in Western Cape


News | 17 May 2017

Campaign to disinvest in fossil fuels kicks off in Cape Town

City praised for its climate change policies


News | 10 May 2017

Energy Minister says government may appeal nuclear judgment

Mmamoloko Kubayi acknowledges serious problems in her department


Brief | 2 May 2017

Court finds nuclear deals unconstitutional

Agreements with Russia, Korea and US have been scrapped


News | 26 April 2017

Drought: Cape Town may ban swimming pool top-ups

City’s water use still not down to target levels


News | 13 April 2017

Nairobi sex workers want a research code of conduct

They have been inspired by example of South African San groups


News | 10 April 2017

Cape Town’s taps could really run dry

No guarantee of winter rain, scientists say


News | 3 April 2017

Architects’ institute dismisses De Lille’s complaint about professor’s comments

Fabio Todeschini made comments in his personal capacity, says Cape Institute for Architecture


Brief | 10 March 2017

Landmark court ruling on climate change

Department of Environmental Affairs told to assess effects of proposed coal-fired power station


News | 9 March 2017

San Council launches code of ethics for researchers

Research must be on our terms, says council


News | 3 March 2017

Russian nuclear deal places massive liability on South Africans

The country would be liable for any accident transporting nuclear material from Vladivostok to Qatar for instance


Law | 24 February 2017