Past Events

November 2017 “T Rex Rides the Subway” video release
November 2017 Letter Delivery to Comptroller Scott Stringer
November 2017 “Pathway to Paris” Concert at Carnegie Hall

October 2017 Sandy5 March
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October 2017 protest of NYC pension board


May 2017 NYers rally at Trump Tower


May 2017 Climate, Justice, Jobs Accountability Forum challenges NY leaders to divest

WEACT Deputy Director Cecil Corbin-Mark calls on NYC Public Advocate to divest city pension funds

WEACT Deputy Director Cecil Corbin-Mark calls on City Comptroller to divest city pension funds

Retired Teacher Nancy Romer calls on city leaders to divest NY pension funds

Photo Gallery Climate Jobs Justice Accountability Forum


December 2016 NYers protest at quarterly meeting of the city pension funds


Learn More

Divestment commitments by New York institutions and other pension funds

NYC Pension Funds 101

What is Fossil Fuel Divestment?

350NYC Divestment Fact Sheet

CERES: Investor Concerns About Fossil Fuels are Growing


In The News

Washington Post, October 31

Energy 202: Clean Energy Investment Needs to Triple to Halt Catastrophic Warming, Finds New Report

Common Dreams, November 15 on NYC Pension Board Study: “No More Excuses” Not to Divest

Religious News Service, November 3

Faith Leaders Must Stop Acting As If There’s No Preventing Natural Disasters

NY Daily News, November 1

New York Has the Power to Counter a Record Greenhouse Gas Surge

Democracy Now!, October 30

New Yorkers Demand Climate Action on 5th Anniversary of Superstorm Sandy

Brooklyn Daily Eagle, October 30

Climate change protesters march across Brooklyn Bridge on Sandy anniversary

Daily News, October 28

Activists march across Brooklyn Bridge calling for action on climate change 5 years after Sandy

News12, October 28

Thousands march across BK Bridge to mark 5 years since Sandy

PBS News Hour, October 28

Five years after Hurricane Sandy, New Yorkers call for action on climate change

The Real News Network, October 28

5 Years Later, Have We Learned from Superstorm Sandy?

MetroNY, October 26

‘Are we going to wait for another Sandy to hit us?’

Univision, October 24

El drama de una familia afectada por el huracán Sandy, que cinco años después sigue esperando ayuda estatal

Scribe, October 24

A Jewish Response To A Year Of Weather Calamity

El Diario, October 24

Contra los combustibles fósiles

Untapped Cities, October 24

After Sandy

ABC7, October 23

Sandy 5 years later: Families still waiting to go home

Pura Politica, NY1, October 21

Quinto Aniversario Del Huracán Sandy: ¿Hemos Aprendido Algo?

The Huffington Post, October 11

Devastated by Hurricanes Sandy and Maria: It’s Time for Action

The Brooklyn Ink, October 5

Flood Barriers Go Up in Red Hook—But They’re Not a Permanent Fix

NY Daily News, Tuesday, October 3

New York, divest from fossil fuels

Nyack News & Views, October 1

Sandy 5 Years Later: A March For Awareness

Jacobin, September 19

Shooting Bullets at a Hurricane

Brooklyn Daily Eagle, September 18

Activists to Mobilize for Fifth Anniversary of Sandy