News and Press Statements

Empowering Rural Women: Catalysts for a Just Energy Revolution

Empowering Rural Women: Catalysts for a Just Energy Revolution

By Fatima Vally  As the world barrels towards a future fraught with climate uncertainty, the call for a radical shift to cleaner, sustainable energy sources grows louder. But let's strip away the illusions – this transition isn't a mere exchange of fossil fuels...

MACUA WAMUA calls on the leaders of BRICS Nations to break out of the Imperialist super exploitation models of wealth extraction, and to prioritise the social and economic distribution of the mineral wealth within the framework of a Just Transition…

For Immediate Release  To Media Editors, Journalists and News Outlets  RE: MACUA WAMUA calls on the leaders of BRICS Nations to break out of the Imperialist super exploitation models of wealth extraction, and to prioritise the social and economic...

Invitation to Representative of the Media

INVITATION TO REPRESENTATIVES OF THE MEDIA WHAT: Press Conference WHEN: Wednesday, 13th of July 2023 at 10AM WHERE: Indaba Hotel and Conference Center, Fourways. WHO: Mining Affected Communities United in Action, Civil Society Organisations, and their alliance...

[Vacancy] Gender Based Violence Consultant Vacancy

[Vacancy] Gender Based Violence Consultant Vacancy

MACUA WAMUA ADVICE OFFICE TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR CONSULTANT : The dates of consultancy (including preparation and report writing): 1 July 2023- 15 December 2023 Background Introduction: South Africa grapples with corruption, poverty, conflict, and severe inequality,...

To: All Media Editors, Journalists and News RE: MACUA fed-up with mining giants preaching good news to investors but are failing to uplift the communities they are working in. They are reaping the profits at the expense of the marginalized

Today the Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources and Energy released a statement celebrating the improved sales and production performance in the mining sector, as tabled by Statistics SA for April 2023. The celebration of the statistics which boast a 2,3% increase...