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Warming up for BAM: Global Divestment Mobilisation: 5-13 May 2017

By mokshini on Mon, 24 Apr, 2017 - 10:48

Warming up for BAM: Global Divestment Mobilisation: 5-13 May 2017

By mokshini on Mon, 24 Apr, 2017 - 10:48

For those of us in Europe  - there is the Global Divestment Mobilisation: 5-13 May 2017 - there might be an event you can join in with near you; check it out on globaldivestmentmobilisation.org/Europe 

Buddhist Action Month 2016
Buddhist Action Month 2016

BAM Melbourne - Sangha divestment day

By Tejopala on Sat, 18 Jun, 2016 - 04:00

BAM Melbourne - Sangha divestment day

By Tejopala on Sat, 18 Jun, 2016 - 04:00

On June 18 members of the Melbourne Triratna Sangha will have the chance to learn how to divest from fossil fuels. This will be a two-hour workshop led by Tejopala.

For information about divestment go to www.gofossilfree.org

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Triratna News

UK Buddhists call for fossil fuel divestment

By Munisha on Mon, 4 Apr, 2016 - 23:26

UK Buddhists call for fossil fuel divestment

By Munisha on Mon, 4 Apr, 2016 - 23:26

On 28th February, two British Triratna Buddhists and six from Gaia House (working together in the Dharma Action Network for Climate Engagement) carried out a small protest action at the Wellcome Collection in London.

Yogaratna writes: “The Wellcome Trust does excellent work funding medical research, but has large investments in fossil fuel corporations. Since fossil fuel extraction is exacerbating climate change, which is very harmful to human health, we were calling on the Trust to...