Anders Vang Nielsen
Anders Vang Nielsen works for the Democracy Center, which has trained and supported thousands of social and environmental justice advocates across the world, and recently produced the report: Corporate Conquistadors: The Many Ways Multinationals Both Drive and Profit from Climate Destruction.
Articles by this author
Saturday, November 07, 2015
Danish Anti-Fracking Success Makes the Case for Constructive Resistance
For most people involved in climate activism, mentioning the name of my city of birth leaves a somewhat sour taste in the mouth. Since Copenhagen was the stage for the infamous COP15 failure, it has become an emblem not only of disillusionment with international climate politics but also of illegal...
Wednesday, July 01, 2015
Fracking with the Happy People
We are used to hearing about multinational corporations manipulating political systems in the global South to eke out ever more profits from often damaging activities. Current examples include that of Enel-Endesa forcing the El Quimbo megadam onto Colombia by pushing for an increasingly toothless...