Rich countries promised assistance for poorer countries to attain climate protection goals. But since the Doha conference little has been forthcoming - although they're pledging change.
Oxfam is not the only charitable organization fighting to maintain its credibility after a sex scandal. Crisis relief workers abusing their power aren't a new phenomenon.
The European Commission has launched proceedings against Poland for breaching European common values and rule of law. While only a warning, Article 7 could lead to sanctions and a suspension of EU voting rights.
The prime minister's unexpected Cabinet reshuffle could well improve Poland's image abroad. But the move also has major implications domestically, giving the country's national-conservative government a new face.
As a German coalition government may emerge soon, a key issue that undid an earlier deal may now create more political havoc. Will Berlin accept a worsening of relations with eastern neighbors while securing cheaper gas?
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