In November 2023 CCL launched its research report, Children’s Environemntal Rights and Climate Justice in South Africa: Impacts of Coal-Related Air Pollution. The research is a response to the pressing concerning the impact of coal-related air pollution on the rights of Children in South Africa. It addresses a critical global issue, particularly relevant to the nation, aiming to fill a legal and policy gap in the protection of children’s environmental and health-related rights. The study is a direct result of a call to action by the committee on the rights of the child in 2016, emphasizing the need for an independent evaluation of environmental pollution’s effects on children’s health caused by the business sector.

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