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Global Divestment Mobilisation: 5 – 13 May, everywhere Published on Feb 21, 2017 Fossil fuel companies have been driving the climate crisis and delaying action on climate change for decades. From May 5 – 13, join thousands of people everywhere to highlight the impacts of our institutions’ … Continue reading

Globale Divestment Mobilisierung 2017 Published on Feb 21, 2017 Kohle-, Öl- und Gaskonzerne treiben seit Jahrzehnten die Klimakrise voran und bremsen Klimaschutz-Maßnahmen immer wieder aus. Mach mit, wenn Tausende vom 5. bis 13. Mai überall die Folgen öffentlicher Investitionen in fossile Brennstoffe anprangern … Continue reading

Global Divestment Mobilisation

What is divesting from fossil fuels? Divestment is simply breaking your ties with an immoral industry — publicly committing to end any investments, sponsorship deals and partnerships. The business plan of the fossil fuel industry is not compatible with a … Continue reading

Divest Harvard Plans to Blockade Massachusetts Hall | News | The Harvard Crimson

Protesters hang a banner from the upper floors of Massachusetts Hall on the second day of their weeklong 2015 blockade of the administrative building, which houses University President Drew G. Faust’s office. Katherine L Borrazzo By Graham W. Bishai … Continue reading

Mobilising for divestment – climate impacts Streamed live 3 hours ago Hear from campaigners around the world. Join us to discuss why GDM is focusing on the impacts of climate change, and get ideas for creative actions you can take that feel relevant for where … Continue reading

Billions Divested from Banks Backing Dakota Access Pipeline

Seattle to Divest $3 Billion from Wells Fargo over Dakota Access Pipeline

Headlines Feb 08, 2017 The Seattle City Council has voted unanimously to divest $3 billion from Wells Fargo over the bank’s backing of the Dakota Access pipeline. The divestment legislation was first introduced by Socialist City Councilwoman Kshama Sawant in … Continue reading

Boston University Advisory Committee on Socially Responsible Investing (ACSRI) Proposes Climate Plan Including Divestment from Fossil Fuels | BU Today | Boston University

Anthony Janetos, a CAS earth and environment professor, speaking at an ACSRI Forum on Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation in December 2015. The ASCRI proposal includes teaching that each person’s choices have a profound effect on carbon footprints. Photo by … Continue reading

Divestment – TCA

Tufts Climate Action Published on Jan 25, 2017 Don’t really get what divestment is? Want to learn more about the divestment campaign at Tufts? Here’s a more thorough explanation of how divestment works featuring members of the Tufts Climate Action … Continue reading

Trump Ignores Ethics Experts Urging Him to Divest from His Businesses & Puts Sons In Charge Instead

Democracy Now! Published on Jan 12, 2017 – At his first press conference since July, President-elect Donald Trump addressed questions about his business interests and asserted that, as president, he would be exempt from possible conflicts of interest. The … Continue reading