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Fossil Free Scotland

Our vision is of a world where everyone can enjoy a healthy environment
and a fair share of the earth's resources

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Our Mission

We want a world where everyone can enjoy a healthy environment and a fair share of the Earth’s resources. Climate change is the greatest threat to this aim, that’s why we’re campaigning for a just transition to a 100% renewable, nuclear-free, zero-fossil-fuel Scotland.

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January

2020

Divestment

Welsh Assembly to Divest Pension Fund from fossil fuels

The move from Welsh Assembly heaps pressure on MSPs to divest their pensions from climate-wrecking companies.

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23

January

2020

Air Pollution

Welcome for Glasgow 20mph safety limits

New 20mph speed limits in Glasgow will mean fewer accidents, lower traffic levels and make cyclists feel safer.

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21

January

2020

Divestment

Campaigners welcome new public bank to finance action on climate crisis

It will finance a just transition away from fossil fuels to a zero-carbon economy, whilst upholding minimum ethical standards of its investments.

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Climate

SeaChange report shows how we can protect climate and create jobs

New research shows UK oil and gas drilling plans will breach climate commitments. But a just transition to clean energy will create three times as many jobs.

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11th January 2020, 1:30 pm

YFoES Facilitation Training


Thorn House, Edinburgh

Meeting and workshop facilitation skills are key to good organising, campaigning and movement building. Get skilled up with YFoES!


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21st March 2020, 12:00 am

Getting our decision makers to act on the Climate Emergency

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Please note access to the venue is up 17 steps – there is no lift.

The Coffee House, 1 Gaelic Lane, Aberdeen

Whether you want to influence MSPs, local councillors or your University, this workshop will give you a chance to explore different ways of influencing decision makers, as well as when and why you might use them. We’ll cover some practical skills, strategy, and share our top tips.

Part of Climate Week North East
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