China in your hand

Swaziland is the only African country to retain ties with Taiwan. China is now compelling the Swazi regime to sever these ties.

Western countries have not exerted much pressure on Swaziland’s absolute monarchy to rectify its lack of democracy and human rights. Neither has another democracy, the People’s Republic of China, more commonly known as Taiwan. A country with whom Swaziland (renamed Eswatini by King Mswati III in 2018) – as the only country In Africa – has diplomatic ties with. Read more of this post

Klimapolitik er kommunalpolitik

KL kommer med anbefalinger til kommunal CO2-reduktion. Gladsaxe Kommune er begejstret, Danmarks Naturfredningsforening er mindre imponeret.

– I kommunerne er vi bevidste om, at det er lokalt, vi skal finde de gangbare og langsigtede løsninger. Både med virksomheder og borgere, udtaler formand for KL’s Miljø- og Forsyningsudvalg, Jacob Bjerregaard. Read more of this post