Well done to students and Fossil Free campaigners at both the University of Bristol and King’s College London. In both cases it took 3 years of creative, public campaigning, engagement with university staff and escalation to succeed. Now the hard work begins!
Days after 30+ organization sent a letter to NYC Mayor DeBlasio supporting divestment from DAPL, and 100+ New Yorkers took action urging divestment from all fossil fuels, the NYC Mayor and Comptroller speak out against funding dirty pipelines with NYC pension investments
A majority vote was passed in the Irish Parliament on first-of-its-kind fossil fuel divestment legislation. Ireland now has the historic opportunity to become the first country in the world to fully divest its sovereign wealth fund from coal, oil and gas.
Today we did something huge. Over a thousand students from 25 campuses walked out in the largest student action of the Trump era. This is only the beginning. Join us in continuing to hold our institutions accountable to protecting our futures.
On January 23rd in the first 100 hours after Inauguration, students are holding nationwide actions — calling on their campuses to resist and reject Trump’s climate denial by divesting from the fossil fuel industry and reinvesting in solutions to the climate crisis.