2018 Spotlight campaign closing event

Fossil Free SA has for some time been running a petition campaign on social media and on the ground to persuade SA's top asset managers and owners – Allan Gray, Coronation, Investec, Old Mutual, Sanlam and the Government Employees' Pension Fund –  to offer fossil fuel-free funds. We believe the case for decarbonising investment in South …

Our petition campaign ads are in Business Day today – and we’re inviting you to our campaign closing event

Today was a big milestone for us, as we took out ads on p. 1 and p. 3 of Business Day, marking the achievement of over 2,000 signatures on our petition calling for SA's top asset managers and owners to give savers ways to invest for the climate-friendly, fossil fuel-free future we want. We're holding an evening …

Fossil Free SA past rolling research April 2017–April 2018

These are some of the links and articles we attempt to integrate into our work and communications. Items are dated by when they came to our attention, not necessarily by date of publication. In future, we'll aim to publish these month by month. April 2018 NY Times: How More Carbon Dioxide Can Make Food Less …

August research links

Our work involves ongoing research into divestment, investment, climate change, the energy transition (or lack thereof), and related issues. Henceforth, we'll be publishing these each month as a list of links. You can locate all past research under its own category tag. Global Gas Lock-in. Bridge to nowhere http://www.rosalux.eu/publications/global-gas-lock-in-bridge-to-nowhere/ NY Times: How much hotter is …

Spotlight 13 August: Des D’Sa wants an end to the use of fossil fuels for our present and future

Des D'Sa, his family, and community have long-suffered the direct health impacts of fossil fuel processing and the terrible tactics used by some corporates against activists. He's calling for an end to our use of fossil fuels, to stop their terrible impacts on human and planetary health. See his Facebook post here. https://twitter.com/FossilFreeSA/status/1028975168922812416 https://www.instagram.com/p/Bma3unZFHBa