South Africa working on Climate Change Bill

A Climate Change Bill is on the cards for South Africa. Speaking at a press briefing before introducing her department’s budget to the National Assembly on Wednesday, Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa said in addition to finalising the National Climate Change Adaptation Strategy, the department had developed a draft Climate Change Bill. She said the draft bill was before a committee of Cabinet and would later be referred to Cabinet for approval before it goes through the parliamentary …