low carbon development

zuzana caputova

Slovakian president-elect is a green campaigner who will fight coal subsidies

‘Slovakia’s Erin Brockovich’ Zuzana Čaputová will promote a green jobs agenda against the country’s traditional backing of heavy industry. Slovakia’s first female president will challenge long-standing industrial interests and the financing of coal mining after being elected on Saturday.

forest stripped for palm oil, duta palma, west kalimantan, borneo

Indonesia says it will ‘mainstream’ low-carbon development

Planning minister Bambang Brodjonegoro said: “For the first time, Indonesia will systematically mainstream [low carbon development] into development planning. The progress of our growth is not only measured by GDP, but also environmental sustainability, resource efficiency and social justice. This transformation is both exciting and challenging.”

Scroll to Top