Short film outlining the case for the West Yorkshire Pension Fund to freeze and pull out of investments in fossil fuel companies and go Fossil Free. Includes interviews with WYPF pension holders and footage from the 'Clean up the WYPF' action in Bradford.
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Company: LGPS Date added: 10-04-2016
Categories: Climate Change
Local Government Pension Scheme LGPS
With 4.6 million members, the Local Government Pension Scheme is one of the largest public sector pension schemes in the UK. It is a nationwide pension scheme for people working in local government or working for other types of employer participating in the Scheme.
Employers in the Scheme include local authorities and public service organisations as well as other employers which provide the LGPS for their employees by becoming admitted bodies.
The Scheme is administered for participating employers locally through 99 regional pension funds.