International action needed on environmental, economic and social challenges

“This telephone is an amazing invention but who would want to use one of them?” said American President Rutherford Hayes back in 1876. During the past year, there have been numerous examples of political shortsightedness that have reminded me of President Hayes’ anecdote. 2011 started with Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster and ended with the disturbingly … Read more International action needed on environmental, economic and social challenges