Welcome to DivestInvestGuide.org! A project of DivestInvest Individual, this site is designed to augment collective NGO and business community efforts leveraging financial markets to reduce climate risk, making it easier to invest fossil fuel free, and accelerating the clean energy transition. Visit our About page to learn the approach and values driving site content.
DivestInvest Individual Pledge Signatories and carbon-conscious investors at large will find thoughtful fossil free investing perspective, handy tools and resources from movement forefront advocates, FAQs and concrete fund and portfolio options to evaluate.
Twice each month we will feature new blog pieces from various experts, and on a regular basis will update our resource set generally, and Find A Fund tool specifically. Sign up to receive blog posts via email at the home page bottom.
DivestInvestguide.org is a work in progress so bookmark it, check back in often, and send comments and suggestions to [email protected]
We are excited to launch and share this new fossil fuel free investing clearinghouse, and manage its evolution in real time as the dynamic divestment and reinvestment movements continue to grow and change.
Director, DivestInvest Individual
A seasoned grassroots leader, Vanessa has directed the campaign engaging individual investors in the global DivestInvest movement since June 2014. She has played lead roles with Clean Water Action, the National Diesel Clean-Up Campaign, the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics, the Boston Cyclists Union, and Rainforest Action Network. She holds dual Masters degrees in Social & Political Ethics from Utrecht University and the Norwegian School of Science and Technology. Since December 2016, she has been coordinating efforts across 45+ organizations in the US and Europe, focusing consumer and investor pressure on banks that finance fossil fuels and other industries destructive to people and communities.