Marlaine Nair, Democratic Alliance spokesperson for Environmental Planning and Climate Protection in Durban, said the monitoring of air quality was poor.
Climate change has come under the spotlight again for the South African government, as certain areas of the country continue to experience extreme weather conditions.
President Jacob Zuma is set to face his last quarterly answer session of the year (and presumably as head of the ANC) in Parliament on Thursday.
Climate change is becoming an increasingly contentious issue in the South African context, following a series of wild storms that have ripped through the country.
Twitter captures some of the amazing rescues and displays of humanity exhibited during Hurricane Harvey.
The laws Trump abolished dealt with standards related to protection from flooding, including the Federal Flood Risk Management Standard.
Celebrities across the globe reacted to U.S President Donald Trumps’s decision to pull out of the Paris climate change agreement.
Icebergs pass through ‘Iceberg Alley’, near Ferryland, Newfoundland.
Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille will discuss the city’s stance on climate change and the risks linked to a water-scarce city this week.
A soldier carries a young girl to safety through the streets of Mocoa, Colombia.