09 Feb '15, 4am

Global Divestment Day will launch a new chapter of the fossil fuel divestment movement - press release: #d…

WORLDWIDE — The Fossil Free campaign , which has spearheaded the movement to divest from fossil fuels since it began in 2012, will hold a Global Divestment Day spanning six continents on February 13-14.[1] Global Divestment Day will celebrate the incredible growth and increasingly international reach of the fossil fuel divestment movement. By 2014, 180 institutions had divested citing climate or carbon risk as their motivation.[2] There are now over 500 active divestment campaigns underway at universities, cities, churches, banks, pension funds and other institutions. “The divestment movement is already making a huge impact,” said May Boeve, Executive Director of 350.org, one of the organisations supporting the divestment effort. “In just two years, this campaign has grown from a few universities to hundreds of institutions around the world. Together, we’ve succeeded in ch...

Full article: http://350.org/press-release/fossil-fuel-divestment-campa...

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