MPUMALANGA

MPUMALANGA

Work continues with the communities near EMalahleni which are adversely affected by coal mining activities.  Very serious issues relating to the pollution of air, water and soil continue to be raised and addressed. Anglo Coal remains engaged  in the work.
KWA ZULU NATAL

KWA ZULU NATAL

The most substantial work has taken place in KZN over recent months. This work is driven by different stakeholders and includes: Ongoing work through the Diakonia Council of Churches and Denis Hurley Institute for Reconciliation to address the trauma experienced...
GAUTENG

GAUTENG

Orange Farm Regular meetings are held with different representatives of the communities of Orange Farm, Palm Springs and increasingly some members from the Vaal. A wide range of issues have emerged during this work including access to title; municipal debts;...
FREESTATE

FREESTATE

Representatives of the Anglican, Catholic and Dutch Reformed Churches continue to explore the issues of fatherless children, and the struggles ex offenders face when re-entering communities. Substantial counselling and trauma work was also undertaken towards the end...
Eastern Cape

Eastern Cape

Partnerships continue with several stakeholders including the Project for Conflict Resolution and Development, a network of ministers in Port Elizabeth and there is a growing relationship with the mulwanas in PE.  Further, work continues in partnership with the four...
Western Cape

Western Cape

This chapter meets regularly and consists of a wide range of stakeholders. These include representatives from universities, churches and members of the social work and psychological disciplines. Work with communities affected by forced removals in District Six, Ocean...