This briefing addresses concerns raised by councillors concerning fossil fuel divestment. It tackles four main areas of concern which have been raised by Pensions Committee members:
- Concern A – What is the purpose of divestment?
- Concern B – Do the risks of fossil fuel investment outweigh the rewards?
- Concern C – Why should the fund strategy change from engagement to divestment?
- Concern D – Who is responsible for divestment policy?