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Copenhagen’s investments undermine green ambitions

Image: Mstyslav Chernov The investments of Denmark’s capital city, Copenhagen, clash with its efforts to become a leader in sustainability, a recent article in Danish newspaper Politiken points out. Copenhagen aims to become the world’s first CO2-neutral capital by 2025. If the city is serious about its goal, it’s high time for the European Green... (More...)
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Divestment Campaign Takes Hold in Norway

Last week we updated you about the successes of other European Fossil Free campaigns, but this week we’ve got a special dispatch from our Norwegian divestment campaign partners, Framtiden.    Here’s the lowdown on the Fossil Fri Penger campaign from Hanne Gustavsen: Pensions progress Earlier this year the Norwegian parliament appointed an expert committee whose mandate... (More...)
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Divestment Campaign Takes Hold in Norway

Last week we updated you about the successes of other European Fossil Free campaigns, but this week we’ve got a special dispatch from our Norwegian divestment campaign partners, Framtiden.    Here’s the lowdown on the Fossil Fri Penger campaign from Hanne Gustavsen: Pensions progress Earlier this year the Norwegian parliament appointed an expert committee whose mandate... (More...)
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Divestment campaigns take hold in Norway

Last week we updated you about the successes of other European Fossil Free campaigns. Today we’ve got a special dispatch from our Norwegian divestment campaign partners, Framtiden.    Here’s the lowdown on the Fossil Fri Penger campaign from Hanne Gustavsen: Pensions progress Earlier this year the Norwegian parliament appointed an expert committee whose mandate is to... (More...)
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Fossil Free Europe – National Updates

Well folks, it’s been 4 months since we highlighted 9 European divestment campaigns to look out for.  So much has happened since then that we thought it was time for an update on the status of the Fossil Free campaign across Europe. Perhaps most important is the work that’s been going on behind the scenes... (More...)
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Fossil Free Europe – National Updates

Well folks, it’s been 4 months since we highlighted 9 European divestment campaigns to look out for.  So much has happened since then that we thought it was time for an update on the status of the Fossil Free campaign across Europe. Perhaps most important is the work that’s been going on behind the scenes... (More...)
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World Council of Churches Divests from Fossil Fuels and Encourages its Members to Do the Same

Image: www.oikoumene.org The Central Committee of the World Council of Churches (WCC), a fellowship of over 300 churches, which represent some 590 million people in 150 countries, endorsed fossil fuel divestment this week. The WCC agreed to phase out its own fossil fuel holdings and encourage its members to do the same. The WCC Central Committee is made... (More...)
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World Council of Churches Divests from Fossil Fuels and Encourages its Members to Do the Same

Image: www.oikoumene.org The Central Committee of the World Council of Churches (WCC), a fellowship of over 300 churches, which represent some 590 million people in 150 countries, endorsed fossil fuel divestment this week. The WCC agreed to phase out its own fossil fuel holdings and encourage its members to do the same. The WCC Central Committee is made... (More...)
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