Environmental Affairs Business Forum
Join us for the Environmental Affairs Forum, where we will discuss the recent industrial spill by Willowton Oil that has affected several Pietermaritzburg and eThekwini water systems.
Presentation 01: Willowton Oil Spill
Presented by Faye Brownell-General, Manager at Duzi uMngeni Conservation Trust (DUCT)
The presentation will focus on the uMsunduzi and Umgeni River systems which have become badly degraded through neglect and over exploitation. With increasing demands on resources, poor governance and external threats such as global climate change river system. The discussion will also focus on the key role we all need to play in order to secure water for our future.
Presentation 02: An update on Mining and Environmental Law
Presented by James Ross, Associate at Norton Rose Fulbright