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COP 26: Being Fully Committed

“May I just say to all delegates I apologize for the way this process has unfolded, and I am deeply sorry.” The President of the 26th Climate Change Conference, Alok Sharma, said this sentence at the beginning of his closing statement after the negotiations closed one day after the official end of the COP. [read…]

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Breaking the Cycle of Poverty and Hunger

Poverty and hunger are enormous challenges for humanity in our time. As of 2015, 1.3 billion people have experienced multidimensional poverty, and 736 million live in extreme poverty. The Covid-19 pandemic has worsened the situation, putting more than 150 million people in new poverty. [read…]