On Friday, Sherry, Dave and about a dozen other supporters had a chance to explain the importance of this issue to almost all 76 representatives and senators. Divestment Day coinciding with Valentine’s offered the opportunity for some attention-grabbing signs and …(More...)
With oil prices hitting a five-year low, building the Keystone XL pipeline extension could enable oil companies to expand development of Canada’s tar sands, increasing greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to climate …(More...)
Today the full Board of Regents of UH voted on whether to approve their Budget and Finance Committee’s proposal of a task group which would look into divesting and review the university’s investment and sustainability policies.
Chair Moore had asked …(More...)
The Divest UH coalition is asking for divestment from the 200 companies with the world’s largest carbon reserves.
First published in Civil Beat, January 14, 2015
By Brodie Lockard …(More...)
Dear DivestUH Supporters–
We had the best possible day yesterday. The bottom line is that the Budget and Finance Committee voted to advance to the full Board of Regents a proposal for an inclusive task group which would look further …(More...)
University of Hawaiʻi
Dir of Communications, External Affairs and University Relations
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
A University of Hawai’i Board of Regents committee approved the formation of a task group to …(More...)
There will be a screening of “Pay 2 Play” tonight (December 5) at Kailua District Park from 6-8. This 90-minute documentary breaks down the influence of big money in our democratic process. At this critical juncture, with social, economic and …(More...)
The Climate Summit rebroadcasts have been changed to the following dates and times on ‘Olelo Channel 54.
Saturday, November 29 at 9:00
Apologies for the late notice, but Honolulu-based climate activist Stuart Scott will be delivering a number of presentations later this week. They’ll be taking place all across the island, so no matter where you live, hopefully there’s an accessible location …(More...)