Listen up, Boris! The divestment heat is on.

Some victories are sudden and unexpected. Some take time, planning and weeks upon weeks of hard work. Today’s City Hall divestment victory falls into the latter category. For months, the campaigners of Divest London have waged a less-than-silent war of persuasion, argument and charm on members of the London Assembly. …

Solidarity Letter from Uganda

Today Divest London received this incredible letter of solidarity from those on the front line of the fight against fossil fuels in Uganda. Of course, we stand with them in the fight that says #yestolifenotomining, and will do everything we can to make sure London stops funding fossil fuels.    Dear …

Join us this Saturday at City Hall!

Global Divestment Day is nearly upon us, and the powerful stories, videos and good news is pouring in on the #divest hashtag already. Whether you have a minute or an hour, there’s a way for all of us to show our support for a fossil free future this Friday and …

Global Divestment Day call-out to Londoners!

GDD London Action Saturday, February 14, 12:30 PM City Hall London, SE1 2AA, United Kingdom (We’ll show you the exact address once you RSVP) On February 13th and 14th, thousands of people across 5 continents will turn out to take collective action demanding divestment from fossil fuels. London is a …

First stop. Global Divestment Day 2015.

Are you ready to make 2015 the year the world vows to keep fossil fuels underground for good?   This week in the Philippines, Pope Francis is facing intense pressure to divest the Vatican from fossil fuels, while in the U.S. President Obama is poised to make a final decision …

What is Divest London all about?

The fossil fuel industry is committed to burning five times more fossil fuel than our planet can safely take, and is lobbying hard to keep it that way. Investing in this industry as we fight for a cleaner, fairer future is morally bankrupt.   Around the world universities, cities, religious …