Find out more about the global movement to fossil fuel divestment, why the church needs to divest, and the tools to help you campaign for change on fossil fuel investment.

Operation Noah resources

Campaign Reports

Bright Now Report (Updated Jan 2015) (PDF) – the campaign report sets out the moral, theological, scientific, financial and practical case for churches to divest from fossil fuel companies, and examines why they must actively seek to support clean, alternative forms of energy generation through their investment portfolios.

Reflective paper on the ethics of fossil fuels – Bishop David Atkinson asks how the Church of England should decide whether investments in fossil fuels are ethical.

Campaign tools

Divest your church (PDF) – a how to guide for local churches on divestment from fossil fuels and reinvestment for a brighter future. Printed copies can be requested.

Hard-copy of the petition to the Church of England (PDF) Download this petition to take to events or meetings in your church community.

Role play – a thought-provoking role play for use with groups.

Bible study – biblical texts and teachings relevant to divestment.

Other resources

Film clips

Other campaigns on divestment

Church investment information

Church statements on climate change

Church case studies

Finance and investment resources

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