Lindsay Meiman
U.S. Communications Coordinator
Brooklyn, NY, USA


Media Releases: 


November 15, 2017 on NYC Pension Climate Risk Study: “no more excuses not to divest

September 18, 2017 New Yorkers Announce #Sandy5 Mobilization Around Fifth Anniversary of Superstorm

June 1, 2017 New Yorkers Stand Up Against Trump Attack on Paris Climate Agreement – June 1st Rally

May 30, 2017 New York Comptroller DiNapoli’s Shareholder Engagement on Climate with Exxon Misguided

May 18, 2017 New Yorkers intensify urgency to #DivestNY from oil, gas and coal

May 9, 2017 New Yorkers Rally Inside Trump Tower to Condemn Trump’s Climate Policies and Urge City Divestment

May 8, 2017 State Lawmakers Urged to Divest NY’s Pension Funds from Fossil Fuels

May 4, 2017 New Yorkers harness Peoples Climate March power for #DivestNY actions

February 23, 2017 on New York State’s Renewed Exxon Climate Resolution

February 14, 2017 New Yorkers urge De Blasio & Stringer to #DeFundDAPL, divest from risky fossil fuels

February 3, 2017 Groups commend Stringer’s climate risk study, pledge to ramp up pressure

January 26, 2017 Retired teachers urge pension to divest from fossil fuels

December 15, 2016 New Yorkers rally at NYC pension meeting calling for full fossil fuel divestment

December 12, 2016 REPORT: Fossil fuel divestment doubles in size as institutions representing $5 trillion commit to divest

December 12, 2016 American Museum of Natural History slashes fossil fuel holdings as global divestment commitments hit $5 trillion in assets

October 17, 2016 New Yorkers issue new challenge to divest City & State pensions from fossil fuels

October 15, 2016 NYC’s Largest Public Employee Union Explores Fossil Fuel Divestment 


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