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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.

Press Releases

28

May

2020

Climate

UN Climate Talks: Glasgow Summit Confirmed for November 2021

Friends of the Earth Scotland & Friends of the Earth England, Wales and Northern Ireland statement reacting to the announcement of new dates for the UN Climate Summit, COP26, now scheduled to take place in Glasgow in November 2021, a year later than planned. Friends of the Earth Scotland Head of Campaigns Mary Church comment

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28

May

2020

Fracking

No bailout for plastic producer Ineos, says international groups

Prominent activists, scientists, and groups urge UK & Scottish Government to protect the climate and environment – while prioritising long term stability for workers through green jobs

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13

May

2020

Waste

Deposit Return Scheme Delay Risks Rise In Plastic Pollution

The scheme won't now start until 2022, meaning slower climate action and risk of increasing plastic pollution

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14th May 2020, 7:00 pm

Webinar: People Over Profit in Times of Crisis

Online meeting via Zoom

Profound shocks create change. What lessons can we learn from past crisis here, and across the world, to help guide our response right now?

We'll hear local and international examples of how big business and governments have used moments of crisis to push for changes that benefit profit, not people.

Free to attend and open to everyone. Register by clicking below
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16th August 2020, 10:00 am

Kiltwalk Dundee


Tackle the climate crisis, one step at a time, by signing up to the Dundee Kiltwalk. From The Wee Wander to The Mighty Stride, there’s a distance to suit every ability in this epic fundraising challenge!
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