Alasdair Fotheringham

Alasdair Fotheringham

Spain

Spanish deadlock breaks as Sanchez wins confidence vote by two

Spain now has a government, breaking nearly a year of deadlock.

Spanish deadlock breaks as Sanchez wins confidence vote by two

Europe

The emptying of Spain's interior

Spain's rural regions have lost 28 percent of their populations in the past 50 years.

The emptying of Spain's interior

Environment

COP25 summit fails to address key carbon markets issue

Final declaration called for fresh proposals on pledges on reducing carbon emissions to be in place by COP26.

COP25 summit fails to address key carbon markets issue

Climate Change

Climate change tops list of concerns for Generation Z

People aged between 18 and 25 are increasingly concerned about climate change, global survey reveals.

Climate change tops list of concerns for Generation Z

Environment

Spanish politics undermining climate change fight

Spain's desertification puts it on the front lines of the fight against climate change.

Spanish politics undermining climate change fight

Climate Change

Five bright ideas for the future from COP25's 'green zone'

A 3,000sq-metre space at climate summit is dedicated to raising awareness and showcasing innovative projects.

Five bright ideas for the future from COP25's 'green zone'

Environment

Thunberg arrives at COP25 to lead mass protest

The teenager has become the figurehead of a global movement of climate justice activists.

Thunberg arrives at COP25 to lead mass protest

Environment

Madrid may be hosting COP25, but its own eco-challenges persist

Spain's capital wants its own green revolution, but the city's council continues to prioritise toxic traffic.

Madrid may be hosting COP25, but its own eco-challenges persist

Climate Change

COP25: Climate summit kicks off as Guterres issues stark warning

UN chief says world risks 'sleepwalking past point of no return' unless immediate action is taken on climate change.

COP25: Climate summit kicks off as Guterres issues stark warning

Climate Change

COP25: UN climate conference to tackle global challenges

Paris climate deal will be a key issue as some 25,000 delegates convene for the annual UN conference in Madrid.

COP25: UN climate conference to tackle global challenges

The Far Right

Anti-feminist, anti-migrant: Spain's far-right doubles down

Vox has doubled its number of MPs, and could remain influential for some time, analysts warn.

Anti-feminist, anti-migrant: Spain's far-right doubles down

Europe

Franco's victims, stolen from their graves, to be exhumed

In Spain, a father will finally come home to rest.

Franco's victims, stolen from their graves, to be exhumed