With regard to the Newcastle City Council’s decision to cease investment in banks that invest in fossil fuel projects, Newcastle Trades Hall Council (NTHC) advises:
1. Newcastle City Council’s decision is a matter for Newcastle City Council,
2. NTHC supports the thousands and thousands of jobs that Hunter Workers and their families rely on, be it in:
- Coal Mine Operations,
- Power Industry
- Construction Related Projects
- Manufacturing – Retail and Hospitality
3. NTHC also supports alternative investment that generates growth and employment opportunities for Hunter Workers.