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UBC is celebrating its first century, but what will the legacy of its second century be?

Humanity confronts a grave and urgent crisis in climate change, and immediate dramatic actions are required. We have a moral duty to act.

While UBC has made some great strides on climate change, these efforts are deeply undermined because the administration insists on continuing to invest in the full scale of the fossil fuel industry.

 

UBC is calling investing in these companies "sustainable" and "low-carbon."

 

Fossil fuels aren’t sustainable, and aren’t in our future.

UBC students and faculty have voted in favour of divestment in two University-wide referendums. Divestment is now an official policy of the UBC Alma Mater Society.

It is time to act:


UBC's Flawed Response

Sign The Pledge

What is Divestment?

Support our Campaign

Pledge to withhold donations to the UBC endowment until they can be invested safely in a fossil free fund.

UBC is proposing a new "Sustainable Future Fund" that calls investments in these companies "low carbon." 

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Learn about the moral, political, and financial need for divestment and what's happening at UBC.