Below are a range of resources from NUS, other students' unions and the wider divestment movement to help you drive your campaign.
Our reports and research
We submitted freedom of information requests to all universities and colleges in the UK, as well as surveying staff and students across the country.
We used our findings to produce two reports - one on the state of investments across our education sector, and one on attitudes towards fossil fuels, renewables and investments.
Further Education (FE) campaign packs and reports
Emissions Impossible organiser briefing - a basic introduction to getting involved with Emissions Impossible if you're in FE
How to get your institution to divest and reinvest - a 2017 campaign outline to support your college divestment activism
Higher Education (HE) campaign packs and reports
Community Energy Briefing - why our universities should be committing to developing on-campus community energy projects as part of the just transition.
Don't Dither - Divest! - our full campaign guide to tell you what divestment is, why it matters, how to get started, and how to win.
Emissions Impossible - why divest to invest?
Ethical Investments by Universities in Scotland - a full report into the state of ethical investment in Scotland's higher education sector.
How to get your institution to divest and reinvest - a 2017 campaign outline to support your university divestment and reinvestment activism.
Positive reinvestment - a briefing which outlines loads of ethical projects, equity funds and bonds which universities could invest in instead of fossil fuels.
Stranded assets note - to support campaigners in articulating 'stranded assets theory' to senior managers as part of the arguments for fossil fuel divestment.
Student attitudes towards divestment - a snapshot of students' thoughts around divestment from March 2015.
Social media graphics
FE shareable graphics with research statistics - share these on your or your SU's social media accounts and tag your institution! #divestinvest #emissionsimpossible
HE shareable graphics with divestment demands - share these on your or your SU's social media accounts and tag your institution! #divestinvest #emissionsimpossible
Motions on divestment and reinvestment
An example of an actual motion on divestment passed at Cambridge: University of Cambridge Students' Union's divestment motion
A template motion to get your union to support the National Day of Action, 2017 called by student divestment groups at the Universities of Cambridge, East Anglia, Leeds, Manchester and UCL.
A template motion to get your union to support the Global Divestment Mobilisation 2017
Divestment demands to university management
Birmingham Students' Union have kindly shared their divestment demands document
Do you have resources to share with other students' unions working on divestment? Is there anything you'd find helpful? Let us know.