Blog Archive: COP26 Archives - Bright Now

16

Nov

2021

Diocese of Durham Synod unanimously votes for fossil fuel divestment commitment

The Diocese of Durham has voted unanimously in support of divestment from fossil fuel companies and ruled out future fossil fuel investments on Saturday 13 November.

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6

Nov

2021

Diocese of Norwich votes to divest from fossil fuels

The Diocese of Norwich has today voted overwhelmingly to divest from fossil fuel companies.

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26

Oct

2021

Faith institutions announce largest-ever divestment ahead of COP26

Today, five days before the UN climate conference, COP26, in Glasgow and four days before the G20 Summit in Rome, 72 faith institutions, including 37 from the UK, announce their divestment from fossil fuels in the largest-ever joint divestment announcement by religious organisations.

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20

Jul

2021

Global divestment announcement: Divest your church in the year of COP26

Together with our friends at the Global Catholic Climate Movement, World Council of Churches, Green Anglicans and GreenFaith, Operation Noah is delighted to launch the next global divestment announcement for faith organisations, which will take place on 26 October 2021.

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7

May

2021

Church of Scotland divests from oil and gas companies

Christian environmental and development charities Operation Noah, Christian Aid and Eco-congregation Scotland, have welcomed the decision of the Church of Scotland Investors’ Trust to sell its shares in oil and gas companies.

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20

Apr

2021

Climate Sunday: Church investment for a just and green recovery

This month, Operation Noah was invited to prepare the Climate Sunday theme on Climate and Finance, which explores fossil fuel divestment and investment in clean alternatives.

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