Website to help Aussies join divestment movement

By John Conroy

The website, which is set to launched at Melbourne's Federation Square tonight, with 350. org saying it would widen its push for fossil fuels divestment. "The tool is an Australian first and signals efforts for the divestment movement to target super funds through customers, similar to the way banks are currently being targeted," spokesperson May Ng said.

Designed by global campaign group 350. org and Market Forces, the SuperSwitch website provides mechanisms for customers to "call for their super companies to divest, request a fossil free option and switch to a lower exposure company".

Read more here: Business Spectator


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