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Banking on the Climate Crisis: How to stop the world’s financial institutions from funding the climate crisis

Organisation Imagine Festival/ Fossil Free NI
Date 28th March 2021 05:00 PM (GMT)
Link https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/banking-on-climate-change-tickets-141552171355
Email vcenzac@gmail.com

The world’s banks and financial institutions are often regarded as the hidden villains of the climate crisis in that the provide the money that keeps the world’s biggest polluters in business.

All over the world, people are fighting back by forcing banks, insurance companies and pension funds to move our money away from fossil fuels. This strategy is bearing fruit, with new polluting mega-projects starting to struggle to obtain finance. Without money, the polluters cannot function.

What can we do in Northern Ireland as part of this worldwide movement? Hear from campaigners across the world and locally about how we can cut off the pipeline of money that keeps the world’s polluters in business.

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