University of British Columbia's board of governors rejects proposal to divest from fossil fuels

University of British Columbia's board of governors rejects proposal to divest from fossil fuels l The Globe and Mail

By Mike Hager, February 15, 2016

  • The University of British Columbia’s board of governors has rejected a proposal by faculty and students to sell off investments related to oil, gas and coal, marking the latest blow for a national movement to rid university endowments of their involvement in fossil-fuel industries.