Institutions are starting to recognize that fossil fuels are part of a bygone era - and that the time to invest in clean energy alternatives is now.
Will the Green Climate Fund - the UN body tasked with funding the transition to a clean-energy, climate-resilient future in the developing world - invest in fossil fuels?
Our current economy, based on insatiable extraction and consumption, is simply unsustainable - for the planet as well as for us.
A new movement is putting pressure on people and institutions to dump their investments in dirty energy companies.
Hawking's boycott of Israel will shake Israeli public the way sports boycott affected South Africa.
The World Bank should do the math and step up to the challenge of climate change.
Activists should expand the boycott, divestment, and sanctions campaign that targets Israel to include Morocco
Responding to the New York Times' article "The Third Intifada is Inevitable," Phyllis focuses on the potential power of the Boycotts, Sanctions, and Divestment (BDS) movement.
IPS Fellow Phyllis Bennis and activist/author Omar Barghouti will discuss Palestinian and global campaigns to make Israel comply with international law and human rights.
Egyptian protesters outraged by military's use of U.S. tear gas.