All posts by Christoph Meyer

Denmark adopts climate law to cut emissions 70% by 2030

Denmark’s parliament adopted a new climate law on Friday June, 18th. With this law, Denmark strives to reach 70% reduction of climate gas emissions until 2030 and carbon neutrality by 2050. Emissions are compared to […]

Vatican urges Catholics to drop investments in fossil fuels, arms

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – The Vatican urged Catholics on Thursday to disinvest from the armaments and fossil fuel industries and to closely monitor companies in sectors such as mining to check if they are damaging […]

Ireland Puts a Halt to Natural Gas

This came  on twitter today, June 16th, 2020. It is a big step towards phasing out natural gas in Europe! From SafetyBeforeLNG No social license for the global trade in fracked gas as Ireland set […]

How Berlin became “Divestment Capital”

Berlin, June 23, 2016: After 500 days of action and hope, the Berlin parliament voted unanimously for Divestment! Public money from the 667 million euro pension reserves would now have to be withdrawn by the […]