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Global Divestment Day

One of the best things I decided to do last year (after becoming a Mother for the first time) was to join Divest London (divestlondon.org).  Global Divestment Day on 14th February was so energetic, powerful and inspiring that I’m still feeling a positive glow from this special Valentine’s Day. 183 more words

Inspiring

Divestment 2.0 - what comes next?

Divestment (and the threat of divestment) has a long history as a strategy for shareholders to effect change in a company’s behavior. Previous campaigns include divesting from: Apartheid in South Africa, violence in Sudan, tobacco products and advertising, sweatshop labor, and the use of landmines. 1,012 more words

Blessed are the let down

This blog post was going to be about my disappointment with the Anglican Church who recently classed my line of employment with perpetrators of alcohol, tobacco, arms manufacturing and serious human rights violations, including apartheid. 482 more words

Photography

Sound It Out - Divesting From Fossil Fuels at UNH

Sound It Out- Divesting from Fossil Fuels at UNH by Wunh 91.3 Fm on Mixcloud

When it comes to combating climate change, many college student activists have been focusing their energies on the university system itself, calling for complete divestment from fossil fuels. 149 more words

WUNH

Sound It Out - Divesting from Fossil Fuels at UNH

Sound It Out- Divesting from Fossil Fuels at UNH by Wunh 91.3 Fm on Mixcloud

When it comes to combating climate change, many college student activists have been focusing their energies on the university system itself, calling for complete divestment from fossil fuels. 138 more words

Activism

Members of €32bn Danish pension funds to vote on fossil fuel divestment

Hundreds of thousands of academics, engineers and lawyers in Denmark are set to vote on divesting their €32bn (£23bn) pension funds from the fossil fuels that drive climate change. 341 more words

Environment