Desmond Tutu: ‘We need an apartheid-style boycott to save the planet’

Published in the Guardian, 10 April 2014 Twenty-five years ago people could be excused for not knowing much, or doing much, about climate change. Today we have no excuse. No more can it be dismissed as science fiction; we are already feeling the effects. This is why, no matter where you live, it is appalling …

Letter to UCT calling for fossil fuel divestment

Prof Enrico Uliana (Director of Finance, University of Cape Town) CC:Prof Crain Soudien (Deputy Vice Chancellor: Transformation and Social Responsiveness) CC:Prof Mark New (Pro-Vice Chancellor: Climate Change) 5 November 2013 UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN INVESTMENT POLICY AND CLIMATE CHANGE Dear Prof Uliana We write in order to enquire about UCT’s investment policies and practices in …