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Money Talks. Stop Sasol From Climate Damage!

With unprecedented wildfires, heatwaves, and droughts, it should be a no-brainer that we need climate action immediately.  Sasol’s climate plans are misaligned to the fossil fuel phase-down envisioned by the COP26 Glasgow Pact.

In order to keep the vision of a 1.5°C future alive, investors like Ninety-One and Coronation Fund Managers must call for an end to this era, too.

Increasingly, institutions like Ninety-One and Coronation claim to support the Paris Agreement, but there is a big difference between rhetoric and action. It is time for institutional investors to send a clear signal that they will not endorse greenwashing.

If they genuinely care about the climate crisis, they must send a strong market signal that any plan that falls short of achieving zero emissions will be voted down. They must draw a line in the sand between real climate action and greenwashing.

We are calling on Sasol’s lead investors, Ninety-One and Coronation to demand real climate action by voting “AGAINST” Sasol’s greenwashing.

In solidarity,

By Thandile Chinyavanhu

Climate and Energy Campaigner

Greenpeace Africa

Mzukona

Mzukona Mantshontsho is the founder of Nyakaza Media Solutions. Nyakaza Media Solutions is an organisation that was established to help community organisations, business entities, and schools to research, write, document, report, analyse, edit, publish newsletters or bulletins in hard-copy, on-line and maintain websites with the relevant content as per the editorial policy of that organisation, school or entity. Nyakaza Media Solutions has a vision to promote and bring dialogue to communities, businesses and schools about issues that affect them. Nyakaza Media Solutions is on a mission to develop and encourage communities, businesses and learners to celebrate the good, applaud excellence, welcome growth, strive to be better individuals, businesses and communities, want more knowledge, discourage bad and counter-productive behaviour as well as communities, businesses and learners that want to be great SOUTH AFRICANS. Nyakaza Media Solutions is making use of Yo School Magazine as a platform that learners in all schools to make use of to write their stories.

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