Pension chairperson Ann McLachlan said of our campaign that we were "asking for the fund to disinvest
in the FTSE100".
The Church of England voted in February 2006 at the General Synod--the legislative body of the Church--to disinvest
in companies operating in the Palestinian Occupied Territories that profit from the suppression of human rights, and to uphold "morally responsible investment.
A bill is to be introduced in Congress ordering investors to disinvest
from companies operating in the Iranian oil sector.
MIDDLESBROUGH Council says it won't disinvest
from Vedanta, the company which is poised to destroy the lands of the Dongria Kondh tribe in India with a massive bauxite mine (Tees Workers Embroiled In Row Over Indian Mine Plans, News, 08.
We continue to campaign to disinvest
from the arms trade in the Merseyside Pension Fund.
Among such companies - already marked out by a US campaign to disinvest
in energy firms which trade with Iran - are Shell, Total of France and Repsol of Spain.
Yoder's way beyond supersession is for us to begin to imagine ourselves as one thing, as one community, to disinvest
ourselves in difference," Boyarin observes.
Archbishop Hutchison also clarified reports that the Anglican Communion has voted to disinvest
The synod said it was heeding "the call from our sister church, the Episcopal Church in Jerusalem and the Middle East, for morally responsible investment in the Palestinian occupied territories and, in particular, to disinvest
from companies profiting from the illegal occupation.
The Episcopal Church in Jerusalem and the Middle East had asked the general synod "to disinvest
from companies profiting from the illegal occupation .
airlines, only to later disinvest
due in part to U.
We have no plans to disinvest
or consult our board of trustees.