Tagged: fossil free

Three of the Solar SOAS team with DIY solar chargers (Image: Solar SOAS) 0

What is Solar SOAS?

Hannah Short, BA Chinese and Development Studies Scientists at the Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change have supplied the figure 2 degrees Celsius as the maximum level of average warming we can reach globally before...

North Block: SOAS will expand into Senate House by 2016 0

SOAS gets a 2:1 in ethical university league table

Jonny Morrison, BA Chinese (Modern and Classical) SOAS has scored 49.6% in the People and Planet 2015 league table, which assesses universities’ environmental and ethical performance, placing it 49th in the country out of...

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SOAS agrees fossil fuel investment freeze

Tom King, BA Politics SOAS’ Fossil Free campaign has celebrated a partial victory after the School agreed to a freeze on new investments in fossil fuel companies while the possibility of divesting from the...

Fossil fuel campaign gets foot in the door 0

Fossil fuel campaign gets foot in the door

Simon Popay, MSc Development Studies  The campaign to end SOAS’ investment in fossil fuel companies took a big step forward last week as campaigners met with the School’s finance team. The finance team agreed...