UK universities take ?41m in fossil fuel funding since 2022
FoI requests show Shell and BP among firms giving funds to institutions which have pledged to divestMajor fossil fuel companies have committed tens of millions of pounds in funding to UK universities since 2022, it can be revealed, despite many of these institutions having actively pledged to divest from oil and gas.According to freedom of information requests submitted by the climate journalism site DeSmog, more than ?40.9m in research agreements, tuition fees, scholarships, grants and consultancy fees have been pledged to 44 UK universities by 32 oil, coal and gas companies since 2022. Continue reading...
Celý článek: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2023/oct/04/uk-universities-take-41m-in-fossil-fuel-funding-since-2022
Zdroj: The Guardian