Friends of the Earth Scotland
Friends of the Earth Scotland is campaigning for a world where everyone can enjoy a healthy environment and a fair share of the earth's resources. Climate change is the greatest threat to this aim, that’s why we’re calling for a just transition to a 100% renewable, nuclear-free, zero-fossil-fuel Scotland.
Releases by this organization
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Campaigners Welcome New Public Bank to Finance Action on Climate Crisis
The Scottish National Investment Bank Bill passed today (21/01/20) formally establishing in law a new public bank for Scotland. MSPs voted for a Government amendment which puts a legal obligation on the Bank to hold a list of minimum ethical standards for its investments, a key demand of...
Thursday, December 13, 2018
1,000 Organisations End Investment in Fossil Fuel Companies
It has been announced today that 1,000 organisations around the world, with a collective wealth of over $7 trillion, have made commitments to divest from fossil fuel companies. The announcement was made at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Poland. (1) 11 of the total come from...