Elma Pollard - Powering up climate solutions with renewables

South African eco-justice activists joined the global movement Power Up for Climate Solutions to kick off a month (from 3 November to 9 December) of environmental and climate action in the lead up to COP28 outside Parliament on Friday.
8 Nov 2023 English South Africa Religion & Spirituality · Christianity

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