October 4 Joint Divestment Announcement

On October 4, the Feast of St. Francis, Christian institutions around the globe will unite their voices and assets in a joint divestment announcement.

 

 

Archbishop Desmund Tutu’s remarks on climate change and his call to “Divest from fossil fuels and invest in a clean energy future.”

 

Churches and faith communities are invited to participate in a this powerful joint announcement. (See recent Catholic announcement). For more information or to join the announcement contact [email protected]

Resources

 

Divestment Webinar

A webinar to guide institutions through the divestment process was held on September 6, 2017.  Please watch a video recording of the webinar and download the webinar program.  Speakers included:

  • Luigino Bruni, Professor of Economics at the Lumsa University (Rome) and worldwide coordinator of the Economy of Communion.
  • Cecilia Dall’Oglio, ‎European Programs Manager at the Global Catholic Climate Movement.
  • Lorna Gold, ‎Trócaire.