Greece’s summer of extreme weather should be a warning to us all

Euronews | Sep 7, 2021 at 8:15 PM
  • The Greek government announced yesterday that it is creating a ministry for climate change after a record-breaking summer of deadly heat.
  • Critics of PM Mitsotaki argue that profit and capital have always been the bedrock of his policymaking, and that action taken without a cross-party consensus is a waste of time.
  • What the Ministry for Climate Change and Civil Protection could provide is infrastructure in the event of extreme weather events like heatwaves.