Swansea Council Pension Fund must divest from fossil fuels, tobacco and mining ASAP.

Swansea Council Pension Fund must divest from fossil fuels, tobacco and mining ASAP

Sent to all Councillors in Swansea today..

Dear Councillor, please see the attached extract from the ANNUAL REPORT & STATEMENT OF ACCOUNTS 2017/2018: (PAGE 109)

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We’d be interested to know if you were already aware of this?
And would you support a motion to move to ethical investments?

We sincerely hope you will respond with immediate and appropriate action.

Kind regards
XR Swansea Divest Action Team

Can Swansea Council really apply for Designation of Swansea Within the World Health Organisation (WHO) European Healthy Cities?

Why does Swansea Council believe they can apply for Designation of Swansea Within the World Health Organisation (WHO) European Healthy Cities Network Phase VII. when their Pension Fund invest £21,363,000 in British American Tobacco and £18,637,000 in Rio Tinto, one of the worlds most environmentally destructive company’s. Surely, this is contra to WHO standards?