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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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May

2022

Divestment

Councillors pledge action on Fife’s polluted pensions

Councillors from the SNP and Liberal Democrat parties have pledged to clean up the Fife Pension Fund by pushing for the end to it investing in fossil fuels. Fife Pension Fund invests an estimated £96.6 million in the companies that are driving the climate crisis.  The four new councillors, David Barratt, Brian Goodall, Sarah N

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10

May

2022

Circular Economy

Review calls for ban on new incinerators in Scotland

Environmental campaigners have welcomed an independent report which calls for an immediate ban on planning permission for new incinerators, but say a clear exit strategy from incineration is still needed. The report from an independent review has been published today (10 May), and shows the scale of the nation’s incineration p

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11

April

2022

Climate

Council elections key moment in tackling the climate crisis

Environmental campaigners say the upcoming council elections are going to be significant in tackling the climate crisis, and are calling on all parties to make policies on transport and waste management a priority. The councillors elected across Scotland in May will be in their position for five years in what is a vital decade f

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Climate

Environmentalists have to take on economics!

Until we change the ways in which our economy works, ‘business-as-usual’ will continue to drive environmental destruction and climate breakdown. 

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15th June 2022, 7:00 pm

Changing Transport in Dundee


This workshop will help you think about what changes you’d like to see in your local area to make it easier to get around sustainably, and help you work out how to make it happen.

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22nd June 2022, 7:00 pm

Changing Transport in Perth


This workshop will help you think about what changes you’d like to see in your local area to make it easier to get around sustainably, and help you work out how to make it happen.

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06th July 2022, 7:00 pm

Changing Transport in Moray


This workshop will help you think about what changes you’d like to see in your local area to make it easier to get around sustainably, and help you work out how to make it happen.
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