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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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15

November

2019

Air Pollution

Environmental group calls for transformative election manifesto policies to tackle the climate emergency

The General Election Manifesto for a Fossil Free UK.

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11

November

2019

Divestment

Scottish National Portrait Gallery drops BP in response to Climate Emergency

PRESS RELEASE by BP OR NOT BP SCOTLAND National Galleries Scotland ends BP relationship, to delight of campaigners: National Galleries Scotland announces end of BP relationship, to ‘address the climate emergency’ After 2019, the BP Portrait Award will no longer tour to the Scottish National Portrait Gallery ‘in its present

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08

November

2019

Air Pollution

Bus lane extension central to fight for clean air in Edinburgh

Extending Edinburgh’s bus lanes operating to 7am-7pm 7days/week is key to improving air quality, and reducing climate emissions.

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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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21st October 2019, 6:30 pm

Resisting Extractivism, Mega-mining and Climate Chaos in Chile

Unite the Union building, Glasgow

Hear from Lucio Cuenca, one of Latin America’s leading environmental defenders. He's helping fight back against international mining companies and working to amplify people's voices at the UN Climate Conference in Chile this year.
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01st December 2019, 1:00 pm

Putting people & planet first: from Chile to Glasgow

STUC, 333 Woodlands Road, Glasgow G3 6NG

Drop in day of talks & workshops on solidarity, international solutions and organising for climate justice as UN climate talks begin in Madrid.
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