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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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Just Transition

Just Transition central to successful response to climate change, say unions and environmentalists

Ahead of Parliament debate, groups call for a 'just transition' to support workers and communities.

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Air Pollution

Responding to the launch of Glasgow’s Low Emission Zone

Glasgow's ‘No Ambition Zone’ won't apply any restrictions to 4 out of 5 buses and fails to impact on any other polluting vehicles entering the city centre.

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Civil Society Rises up as Big Polluters block progress at UN Climate Talks

As the UN climate talks enter their final hours in Katowice, Poland, hundreds of people have taken part in a mass sit down protest inside the conference venue to demand that countries act urgently to avoid total climate breakdown. [2] Civil society is protesting the failure so far of COP24 to respond to the landmark...

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People power shines as UN climate talks fail to deliver

People have the solutions to the climate crisis, but polluters and politicians want to slow down the pace of action.

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23rd January 2019, 5:30 pm

Plastic Packaging Challenge

University of Edinburgh
50 George Square Room G.06
University of Edinburgh, EH8 9JU Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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30th January 2019, 8:00 pm

Ecopedagogy: Matthew Crighton – A Just Transition To Zero Waste

Locavore CIC
349 Victoria Road
G42 7SA
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22nd January 2019, 7:00 pm

Working Together For A Just Future

Edinburgh Central Mosque

50 Potterrow, EH8 9BT Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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