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28

Jan

2020

Could your church join the Global Divestment Announcement?

Operation Noah is joining with partners around the world to invite local churches, religious orders and Christian organisations of all denominations to join a global divestment announcement on 26-28 March 2020. 

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15

Jan

2020

Greta Thunberg calls for divestment and the end of fossil fuel subsidies

The 17 year old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has called on world leaders to end the ‘madness’ of fossil fuel investments and subsidies. The article, published by the Guardian, was written with other youth climate activists from around the world. It urges leaders meeting in Davos for the 50th anniversary conference of the World Economic Forum later this month to end global investment in fossil fuels.

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6

Jan

2020

Epiphany Declaration: 20 Christian organisations divest from fossil fuels

Operation Noah is delighted to announce that 20 Christian organisations in the UK – including churches, dioceses, Synods and religious orders – have announced their divestment from fossil fuels as part of the Epiphany Declaration for Fossil Free Churches. 

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3

Dec

2019

First local Methodist church divests from fossil fuels

Ivybridge Methodist Church in Devon has decided to end its investments in fossil fuels, becoming the first local Methodist church in the UK to divest.

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14

Nov

2019

Could your church join the Epiphany Declaration for Fossil Free Churches?

Today, we are launching the next joint divestment announcement for local churches and Christian organisations, which will take place on the Epiphany (6 January 2020).

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12

Nov

2019

CCLA Investment Management launches fossil free fund

Investment management company CCLA, which manages investments on behalf of many Church of England dioceses and local churches, as well as Churches of other denominations, has announced that its COIF Charities Ethical Investment Fund is going fossil free.

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