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Centre for Environmental Rights - Advancing Environmental Rights in South Africa

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Telephone:
+27 21 447 1647
Fax:
+27 86 730 9098
Email:
info@cer.org.za
Physical address – Cape Town:
Second Floor, Springtime Studios, 1 Scott Road, Observatory, Cape Town
Physical address – Johannesburg:
First Floor, DJ du Plessis Building, West Campus, University of the Witwatersrand, Braamfontein
Postal address:
Second Floor, Springtime Studios, 1 Scott Road, Observatory, Cape Town, 7925
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  • Cape Town

    Second Floor, Springtime Studios, 1 Scott Road, Observatory, 7925 - View Map
  • Johannesburg

    First Floor, DJ du Plessis Building, West Campus, University of the Witwatersrand, Braamfontein, 2001 - View Map

Section 24of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996

Everyone has the right to an environment that is not harmful to their health or well-being; and to have the environment protected, for the benefit of present and future generations, through reasonable legislative and other measures that prevent pollution and ecological degradation; promote conservation; and secure ecologically sustainable development and use of natural resources while promoting justifiable economic and social development.

Report a Violation

0800 205 005

Contact the National Environmental Crimes & Incidents Hotline (24 hours) or one of the national and provincial hotlines.