International Politics
15 December 2007
So there was me thinking I might get some time to rest in Bali before flying home but it’s been another full day at the...
International Politics
14 December 2007
So here is the way things have played out in the last 24 hours. At around midnight (Bali time) on Thursday 13th the US...
Environment
13 December 2007
You might not have guessed from the picture that has been selected to appear at the top of this blog page, but I’m...
Environment
12 December 2007
Last night I ended up at a ‘party’ to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Kyoto Protocol and had the curious...
International Politics
11 December 2007
Sometimes it feels like a trade fair here in Bali what with the dozens of stalls lining the corridors of the convention...
International Politics
10 December 2007
So, who do you think is the biggest non-governmental organisation (NGO) in Bali? Which NGO do you think has registered...
International Politics
09 December 2007
It’s the weekend and chaos levels have been adjusted to ‘moderate’; which gives me the chance to have a political rant...
Environment
07 December 2007
Trade ministers are flying in for a two-day meeting starting tomorrow. Woohoo! Can’t wait. There’s nothing quite like a...
Environment
05 December 2007
As a veteran, if that’s the right word, of several international governmental meetings (WTO, World Bank/IMF, G8 etc.),...
International Politics
04 December 2007
Take an incalculable amount of potential human suffering and environmental degradation to form the base. Put to one...
Environment
03 December 2007
Ok, let’s get it straight from the outset. The irony is not lost on me that many hundreds of people have flown across...
Politics
26 February 2007
Fairtrade is both a way for consumers to take individual positive action in solidarity with the poor and a way to...