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Positive Meeting with Pension Fund Director

Sean Ashton and Janet Milton from South Yorkshire Fossil Free!, the divestment arm of Sheffield Climate Alliance, recently met with George Graham, the Fund Director of South Yorkshire Pension Authority (SYPA).  We are very...

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1000+ Divestment Commitments

The 24th UN Climate Talks (COP24) took place from 2 to 14 December in Katowice, Poland – a country where 80% of electricity, and half of primary energy, is from coal. The talks predictably failed to deliver a...

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Personal divestment – what can you do?

The Fossil Free movement is a high profile divestment campaign aiming to get major institutions and pension funds to take their money out of fossil fuel companies.  The purpose of this is to put...