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25

Nov

2016

Church Divestment and Investment for a Zero-Carbon Economy – skill-up day report

On Saturday 19 November, Operation Noah and Quaker Peace & Social Witness organised a skill-up day for campaigners and church treasurers, entitled ‘Church Divestment and Investment for a Zero-Carbon Economy’, which was attended by 40 people from across the churches. The event offered participants the chance to learn more about the range of alternative investment options available, how to divest and reinvest in practice and campaigning for divestment and reinvestment in their churches. Read more

12

Apr

2016

Next steps for churches in community energy investment – free event July 2016

As the case for divesting from fossil fuel companies strengthens, interest in the opportunities to invest in local, reliable community energy projects is growing.

So we are pleased to publicise a free, one-day conference which will explore the potential for church engagement and investment in community energy projects in the South West. The event takes place on Thursday 7th July 2016, from 10.30am to 3.30pm, at Pinhoe Road Baptist Church, Pinhoe Road, Exeter, EX4 7HZ. Read more