Our Divest/Invest campaign calls on the University to contribute through action to the creation of a more just and sustainable world.
These demands can be summed up as:
The campaign has also looked at building tangible suggestions on how the University would actually work towards these goals. With NUS we put together the (below), which offers a long-term vision of how Universities could commit to the global fossil free movement by investing in community energy schemes. Not only would such schemes empower the communities around the university, they would also provide you the students with valuable opportunities to engage in the rapidly growing green industry.
Currently we’re looking for students to get involved in this campaign, to bring your ideas to the table and help make Leeds Beckett the vibrant hub for environmental activists and justice that it should be.
Already a budding environmentalist and working on something? Let us know! We’d love to work with you and support you. Just drop us an email.