Catholic institutions mark Earth Day with fossil fuel divestment pledge

Michael Holder
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Vatican City | Credit: Diliff
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Vatican City | Credit: Diliff

Bishops, Catholic banks worth €7.5bn, humanitarian group Caritas Internationalis and others in the Catholic hierarchy announce plans to drop investments in high carbon energy

The global divestment movement gained a religious following today with the announcement that 35 Catholic institutions have pledged to remove fossil fuels from their investment holdings. Humanitarian...

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