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Category: Divestment

Coverage of Unitarian Universalist Association Vote to Divest

The Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations (UUA) voted to divest on June 28 in Providence, RI at its annual General Assembly conference! Below you may find links to coverage of the vote, including the UUA’s press release. UUA Divestment Coverage…

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Proposed UUA Divestment Business Resolution

The proposed Business Resolution on Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) Divestment for General Assembly 2014 is now posted on the Unitarian Universalists for Fossil Fuel Divestment and Sustainable Reinvestment website.  Soon a signature gathering process will begin.  The minimum petition requirement is…

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The Rev. Fred Small – Climate Solutions: Pathways to Action

The Rev. Fred Small speaks at the November 15th, 2013 “Climate Solutions: Pathways to Action” event held at First Parish in Concord, MA. The event was co-sponsored by ConcordCAN!, the League of Women Voters of Concord-Carlisle, the Social Action Community…

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UUA part of coalition of investors with ‘unburnable’ fossil fuels concerns

The Unitarian Universalist Association is one of a growing number of investors with concerns over “unburnable” fossil fuel reserves and investment in new fossil fuel projects.  The UUA was one of the organizations raising concerns in this September 9th, 2013…

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Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst votes unanimously to divest from fossil fuel funds

The following is the press release via Darcy DuMont on Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst’s vote to divest. Read Full Resolution (PDF). PRESS RELEASE At a congregational meeting on Sunday October 20, members of the Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst…

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UCC and UUA recognized for their witness on climate change by PA Interfaith Power & Light

PRESS RELEASE September 20, 2013 Denominations recognized for their witness on climate change. Contact: Cricket Eccleston Hunter  at paipl.org HARRISBURG, PA – The United Church of Christ and the Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations will be honored at the October…

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