TITLE

RMIT students call for fossil fuel divestment

AUTHOR(S)
SMITH, KERRY
PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
Green Left Weekly;9/29/2015, Issue 1071, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
110264182

 

Related Articles

  • Stanford faculty calls for fossil-fuel divestiture. DIAMOND, RANDY // Pensions & Investments;1/26/2015, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p0008 

    The article reports that the faculty at Stanford University is calling on the school to divest all fossil-fuel investments in its 21.4 billion dollars endowment as of 2015. Topics include a letter regarding the same sent to the University president John Hennessy and board of trustees on January...

  • U.K. health groups call for divestment.  // Corporate Knights Magazine;Spring2015, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p11 

    The article reports that healthcare organizations in Great Britain are calling for divestments in publicly listed fossil-fuel companies due to the risks climate change and fossil-fuel pollution pose to human health.

  • Fossil Free.  // E THIS WEEK;10/27/2014, p1 

    The article presents news brief related to fossil fuels. The Swedish national pension funds called Second AP fund is divesting from 20 fossil fuel companies. The University of Glasgow has become the first university in Europe to divest from the fossil fuel industry. Anglican Diocese of Auckland...

  • Investing for Impact. Pfund, Nancy E. // Business Officer;Jul/Aug2014, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p52 

    The article offers the author's insights regarding divestment which end goal is to align investment portfolios with social and financial return goals. Topics discussed include the association of divestment in South Africa's apartheid government, the call of national coalition of student and...

  • Push is on to get universities to divest from fossil fuels.  // Corporate Knights Magazine;Winter2013, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p16 

    The article reports on a call being made by environmental organization 350.org to universities and colleges across North America to divest from the fossil fuel industry.

  • Lessening the footprint. SBRISSA, JOELLEN // National Catholic Reporter;12/20/2013, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p30 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "A call to divest from fossil fuels" that was published in the November 8-21, 2013 issue.

  • Stop Profiting from the Wreckage! Armstrong, Nicole // Catalyst (08242062);Spring2014, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p6 

    The article presents author's insights on the fossil fuel divestment campaign focusing on the goal of promoting the use of renewable energy and decrease the use of fossil fuels which contributes to the increase of global warming. Topics include the involvement of the U.S. institutions in the...

  • News for Educational Workers. Vogt, Leonard // Radical Teacher;Summer2015, Vol. 102, p59 

    The article offers world news briefs related to education in 2015. Thousands of students across campuses of the U.S. are calling their institutions to divest in natural gas, oil and coal companies. Alumni of Oxford University in England occupied a building after the refusal of the university to...

  • A call to divest from fossil fuels. ROEWE, BRIAN // National Catholic Reporter;11/8/2013, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p1a 

    The article focuses on the nationwide efforts taken by U.S. universities for fossil fuel divestment pledges, which has been started in November 2012 as a part of the Do the Math Tour organized by the 350.org climatic changes movement. It informs that Georgetown University has called for ceasing...

  • Administration wimps allow barbarians to run amok. Sowell, Thomas // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;5/27/2013, Vol. 42 Issue 41, p12 

    The author comments that Swathmore College administration in Utah has allowed student activists to run amok during the May 14, 2013 meeting to discuss the demands by student activists for the college to divest itself in companies that deal in fossil fuels.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics