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What Have We Done?!

What does four hundred thousand people look like? Just over a week and a half ago, we found out.

Unfortunately, there isn’t a photo of all 400,00 people in one place, but you get the idea. 627 more words

UCT Chancellor Graça Machel on climate change

UCT Chancellor Graça Machel’s speech on climate change at the closing ceremony of the UN Climate Summit last week (23 September 2014). Available on video… 1,000 more words


Letter to UCT requesting details of investments, mandates, etc

Dr Max Price – Vice-Chancellor

CC: Prof Crain Soudien – Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Transformation and Social Responsiveness

CC: Prof Enrico Uliana – Director of Finance

CC: Peter Grant… 982 more words


FINALLY: the New Divestment Proposal is Finished!

by Jocelyn Sawyer

It’s been in the works for 1.5 semesters – ever since we got our first response from SRIAC last December – but our NEW, updated… 626 more words

The REInvestment Blog

Pension funds feel heat on climate change issue

CalPERS signed a United Nations pledge in Montreal last week to measure the “carbon footprint” of its $296 billion investment portfolio, with the goal of reporting the results before a UN climate change conference in Paris late next year. 1,068 more words


Divestment Is (Still) a Bad Idea

It has been over a year since the Board of Managers announced it would not divest from fossil fuel stocks, and two classes of seniors have graduated since the… 784 more words

Campus Politics

7 key discussions around the NY UN Climate Summit

On the 23rd of September 2014, heads of state and leaders in finance, business and civil society gathered in New York City for the United Nations Climate Summit 2014… 1,483 more words

Climate Change