Dutch minister Christianne van der Wal is in charge of slashing a large part of Dutch agriculture to reduce nitrogen emissions.
The policy is 100% model based (no measurements) and has been contested by highly reputable scientists.
This is the reason for this week's protests of farmers who stand to lose their livelihoods, often built up over generations.
May 16 • 11 tweets • 5 min read
Are you connecting the dots?
1/ Last week: Mexican President @lopezobrador_ threatens to cancel his participation in the Summit of the Americas in June, as have done several other Latin-American leaders.