Middle East update: November 29 2017

CLIMATE CHANGE While it probably wouldn't surprise you to learn that climate change is expected to (already has, really) hit the Middle East and North Africa quite hard, it's still helpful to see just how dire the projections are: MENA is the world’s most water-scarce region. While about five percent of the world’s population lives … Continue reading Middle East update: November 29 2017


Europe/Americas update: May 31 2017

WELL, WE HAD A...RUN Via Axios, Donald Trump is reportedly, and unsurprisingly, about to pull the United States out of the Paris Climate Agreement. Or if you prefer visual representations of your world news, he's about to do this: https://twitter.com/ianbremmer/status/869930895821725696 Without disparaging Nicaragua and, ah, Syria, I'm not sure that's the best company for the … Continue reading Europe/Americas update: May 31 2017