divestment

Divestment campaign starts to bite

Australian National University is divesting from a range of companies on environment and social grounds. Local Government Super, HESTA, UniSuper and University of Sydney have also recently moved out of…

Outrage at ANU divestment shows the power of its idea

From The Conversation: Is the Australian National University’s decision to sell its shares in some resource companies merely tokenistic? Far from it. The outrage from the affected companies shows how much influence…

Outrage at ANU divestment shows the power of its idea

From The Conversation: Is the Australian National University’s decision to sell its shares in some resource companies merely tokenistic? Far from it. The outrage from the affected companies shows how much influence…

Banks ranked on exposure to unburnable carbon risk

ANZ and the Commonwealth Bank are the most exposed to “unburnable carbon” risk, according to a new report from the Australasian Centre for Corporate Responsibility, which has launched a campaign…

Divestment – why some universities are scared to act

The fossil fuels divestment movement started on university campuses, with students calling out their institutions for talking up innovation, technology and sustainability, while simultaneously investing in the least innovative and…