Canadian Campus Fossil Fuel Divestment Successes

The exact divestment commitment, timeline, and progress toward implementation is specific to each case:

Université Laval — Quebec City, Quebec — February 2017

Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) — Montréal, Quebec — November 2017

Concordia — Montréal, Quebec — November 2019

The University of British Columbia (UBC) — Vancouver, British Columbia — December 2019

University of Guelph — Guelph, Ontario — April 2020

Lakehead University — Thunder Bay, Ontario — November 2020

The University of Victoria (UVic) — Victoria, British Columbia — February 2021

The University of Waterloo — Waterloo, Ontario — June 2021

The University of Toronto — Toronto, Ontario — October 2021

Simon Fraser University — Vancouver, British Columbia — November 2021

University of Ottawa — Ottawa, Ontario — February 2022

Carleton University — Ottawa, Ontario — March 2022

Université de Montréal — Montréal, Quebec — April 2022

Last updated: 2022-04-04

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. December 10, 2021 at 1:39 pm

Small but growing number of Canadian universities divesting from fossil fuels

Only 10 institutions have announced full or partial divestment, compared to more than half of public universities in the U.K.

February 2017 – Université Laval
November 2017 – Université du Québec à Montréal
November 2019 – Concordia University
December 2019 – University of British Columbia
April 2020 – University of Guelph
November 2020 – Lakehead University
February 2021 – University of Victoria
June 2021 – University of Waterloo
October 2021 – University of Toronto
November 2021 – Simon Fraser University

https://www.universityaffairs.ca/news/news-article/small-but-growing-number-of-canadian-universities-divesting-from-fossil-fuels/

. January 4, 2022 at 4:11 pm

University Divestment Success in Canada

https://www.divestcanada.ca/successes/

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