Posts tagged 'press release'

Bishops and clergy call for fossil free pensions from Church of England

Posted in: News
Date posted: 9 May 2017

Three Church of England bishops are among the signatories to an open letter sent to the Church of England Pensions Board, asking them to divest from fossil fuel companies.

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Operation Noah calls on churches to “think global, act local” on divestment

Posted in: News
Date posted: 13 March 2017

Operation Noah is calling on local churches to commit to divesting from fossil fuels during a week-long Global Divestment Mobilisation in May.

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Investing sustainably: church investors challenged to think differently

Posted in: News
Date posted: 7 October 2016

The Climate Change Collaboration, Operation Noah and Quaker Peace & Social Witness have organised a conference for church investors that challenges the perceived barriers to scaling up investments in clean energy and other climate solutions.

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Operation Noah welcomes major divestment commitments

Posted in: News
Date posted: 22 September 2015

Press release: Operation Noah has welcomed the news announced today that the global movement to divest assets from fossil fuels has crossed the trillion-dollar threshold.

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Operation Noah welcomes the Pope’s timely encyclical on the environment and climate change

Posted in: News
Date posted: 18 June 2015

Press release: Operation Noah welcomes this important moment as the Pope takes a bold stance on climate change ahead of the critical COP21 UN climate negotiations this December. His concerns for people and the planet resonate loud and clear at a time of increasing climate instability affecting the world’s poor and vulnerable and threatening the integrity of God’s creation. His council urges us to take seriously the complex moral and social issues that climate change poses. Read more

Methodist Church edges towards fossil fuel disinvestment but fails to commit

Posted in: News
Date posted: 5 May 2015

Press release, 30 April: In a new climate change policy, the Methodist Church has set criteria for excluding tar sands and thermal coal companies, but fails to join a growing list of fossil free churches, public bodies and leading charitable trusts by sending a clear signal that it will disinvest. Read more

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