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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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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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New Oil and Gas Licensing Round Goes Beyond Climate Breakdown

  Commenting on the launch of a new offshore oil and gas licensing round today by the UK’s Oil and Gas Authority: Mary Church, Head of Campaigns at Friends of the Earth Scotland, said: “Licenses granted in this new oil and gas round will take us well beyond the point of climate breakdown. More interested...

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Air Pollution

MSPs back Workplace Parking Levy Powers: Welcome news for climate and air pollution

Locally-appropriate WPLs could cut toxic air pollution, reduce climate emissions and congestion.

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Climate protests as Glasgow Council refuses to change path on fossil fuel investment

Strathclyde Pension Fund AGM set for protests as fund members and others protest £800million investments in firms driving climate change

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Support for youth climate strikes must mean real action, not more empty words

Adults need to use their positions to make the changes the climate strikers demand.

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11th June 2019, 1:00 pm

Support the 20mph Bill

Come to the Scottish Parliament to show your support for the 20mph Bill.

This new law would change the default speed limit to 20mph. This would make Scotland's streets safer for pedestrians and people cycling.

Gather to remind our politicians that lives will continue to be lost if this Bill isn't passed.
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