16 January 2019 - South Africa, through the Department of Environmental Affairs, will host the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Working Group II First Lead Author Meeting of the Sixth Assessment Report from 21 to 25 January 2019 in Durban.
15 January 2019 - The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Working Group II, which deals with the impacts, adaptation and vulnerability to climate change, will start preparing its contribution to the IPCC Sixth Assessment Report (AR6) with a meeting of experts in Durban, South Africa, on 20 - 25 January 2019.
11 January 2019 - The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Ms Nomvula Mokonyane, has welcomed the recovery of more than 30 pieces of rhino horn at the O R Tambo International Airport on Wednesday, 9 January 2019.
10 January 2019 - I am delighted to welcome you to our beautiful country. Meeting here in Cape Town, the home of the South African Parliament, to deliberate on the transition to a low carbon and climate resilient development pathway which has the ability to contribute to job creation, poverty alleviation and greater equality in our our societies. Today we mark the start of the 3rd Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE) Ministerial Conference since its launch in 2013.
09 January 2018 - Minister Mokonyane will tomorrow, 10 January 2018, officially open the 3rd Partnership for Action on the Green Economy (PAGE) Ministerial Conference at the Cape Town International Convention Centre. The official opening will be followed by a media briefing to be hosted by Minister Mokonyane, Mr Ryder and the Minister of Environment for Finland, Mr Kimmo Tiilikainen.