Picture: Stirling University fossil free supporters, October 2018. Stirling University committed to divest in March 2019.

Scotland is divesting from fossil fuels

In 2014 Glasgow University became the first in Europe to announce that it would divest from fossil fuels, paving the way for the majority of Scotland’s universities to make a divestment commitment.

A total of 10 Scottish organisations have now committed to divested their funds from, or formally cut sponsorship ties with, fossil fuel companies.

Fossil free investors:

Fossil sponsorship free:

A number of other Scottish organisations have also made partial commitments. For a full list of the over 1,000 organisations which have divested globally click here.