Responsibility and public service facing coronavirus

Responsibility and public service facing coronavirus

We’re going through some tough times. On Friday, the World Health Organization declared that Europe has become the epicentre of the coronavirus pandemic. On Saturday, in Spain, the government decreed a country-wide state of alarm, a forceful measure in line with...
It’s “time for action” on climate, beyond COP25

It’s “time for action” on climate, beyond COP25

We are only days away from the entry into force of the Paris Agreement, which will replace the famous Kyoto Protocol in January. Its approval four years ago was a triumph of multilateralism and turned COP21, held in the French capital, into a historic climate summit....
Do androids dream of a 100% electric future?

Do androids dream of a 100% electric future?

Science fiction devotees and film buffs will have spotted that I borrowed the title of my post from Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, a novel published in 1968 by Philip K. Dick, and adapted by Ridley Scott for his iconic film Blade Runner (1982). This past...