185 organizations call on Canadian officials to hold ReconAfrica accountable for massive oil and gas plans

June 4, 2021By Bronwen TuckerBlog Post, Featured, Letters, News, Press Releases, Stop Funding Fossils 1 Comment

In an open letter released as part of a week of action against the company ahead of their June 8 Annual General Meeting, signatories detailed the threats that ReconAfrica’s potential development poses for human rights, Indigenous rights, local livelihoods, drinking water for over 1 million people, the global climate, and a critical and world-famous ecosystem.

New Report Reveals Global Banks Funneled $3.8 Trillion into Fossil Fuels Since Paris Agreement

March 24, 2021By OCI TeamBlog Post, Featured, Press Releases

A new report released today by Oil Change International, Rainforest Action Network, BankTrack, Indigenous Environmental Network, Reclaim Finance, and Sierra Club, and endorsed by over 300 organizations around the world, reveals that 60 global banks have provided USD $3.8 trillion to fossil fuel companies in the five years since the adoption of the Paris Agreement (2016-2020).