Durban Marchers cry rage against Kyoto failures

Sun, 2011-12-04 16:11
Submitted by Erick

Thousands of people gathered in Durban from across the world this Saturday in a large march including civil society, youth movements, faith groups, union members, women’s rights activists, artists ,community voices like Indymedia etc..
According to protestors the aim of the march was to take their memorandums to UNFCCC Chief Christiana Figueres and COP17 President Maite Nkoana-Mashabane.
Groups gathered early morning in all streets of Durban behind Hillton Hotel , with their t-shirts singing songs and slogans.

Heads of state and ministers are expected to join the COP-17 this upcoming week

Eric Kayihura
Durban