Tagged: conflict


‘Planet First’: the Paris Climate Agreement without Trump

Today I had several meetings in Gamla Stan, the beautiful Old Town of Stockholm. I took this picture in one of the many little streets with bright colored houses and cobblestones. In each meeting, the conversation soon drifted to the decision of the President of the United States to withdraw from the Paris Climate Change Agreement. The former world leader...


Second Planetary Security Conference in the Peace Palace

If you follow my tweets on @alex_verbeek you may have noticed that the familiar green frame of the photos is sometimes alternated with the red frames from the other, much smaller, Twitter account that I use: @planetary_sec. Those tweets with the red frames are about planetary security issues. It is about those issues where the planetary change that we are...