WBGU Co-Chair Schellnhuber on Divestment from economic activities which are harmful to the climate

Heads of state or government will address the issue of climate finance at the G20 summit on 15./16. November 2015 in Antalya. In an interview WBGU-Co Chair John Schellnhuber highlights the importance of the divestment movement. Divestment describes the withdrawal of investments (stocks, funds or bonds) from the fossil fuel sector. These assets can then be reinvested in sustainable sectors.

Please also look at the report Climate Protection as a World Citizen Movement