Mail & Guardian report titled “Sewage crisis: Mogale City and the Cradle of human waste” and the FSE’s report

FSE’s Report The Federation for a Sustainable Environment (FSE) facilitated the site visits to the Percy Stewart WWTWs, and the upstream and downstream pollution sources within the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site on the 16th of February 2024.   BACKGROUND “Subject: RE: RIVERS OF THE CRADLE OF HUMANKIND – STATUS OF THE DFFE’S INVESTIGATIONS? Dear […]

FSE’s summary of recent engagements with Minister of Water and Sanitation with supporting documents

INTRODUCTION:   The SAHRC Report on the Gauteng Provincial Inquiry into the sewage pollution of the City of Tswane Rivers and the Roodeplaat Dam (26 October 2021) recommends that the situation regarding failing Waste Water Treatment Works (WWTWs) in South Africa and its subsequent pollution of South Africa’s water resources be declared a national disaster.  Please refer […]

‘We have to change the way we think about water’

“Among the many things that I learnt as president was the centrality of water in the social, political and economic affairs of the country, the continent and the world.” These words were spoken by former president Nelson Mandela at the World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg, 2002. Despite its importance to development, human health, […]

Begin typing your search term above and press enter to search. Press ESC to cancel.

Back To Top