Campaigners send climate report to East Sussex Pension Committee

CAMPAIGNERS SEND CLIMATE REPORT TO EAST SUSSEX PENSION COMMITTEE
Committee urged to make contact with London Pension Fund that is ditching its investments in oil, coal and gas

Campaigners from around East Sussex have sent a copy of the World Metereological Organisation (WMO)’s latest report to the chair of the East Sussex Pension Committee, highlighting the impact of the Committee’s investments in oil, coal and gas on the earth’s climate. Continue reading Campaigners send climate report to East Sussex Pension Committee

Local pension fund member launches petition calling for East Sussex Pension Fund to ditch its fossil fuel investments

LOCAL PENSION FUND MEMBER LAUNCHES PETITION CALLING FOR EAST SUSSEX PENSION FUND TO DITCH ITS FOSSIL FUEL INVESTMENTS
Pension Fund must stop pretending it can “influence” the likes of Exxon – petition founder

1 November 2016: As the world enters “a new era of climate change reality” [2], a member of the East Sussex Pension Fund has set up a new petition (tinyurl.com/eastsussexdivest) calling on East Sussex County Council to divest the Fund of its investments in the coal, oil and gas industries. Continue reading Local pension fund member launches petition calling for East Sussex Pension Fund to ditch its fossil fuel investments