16 May 2022Online

Temperatures rising: climate change as a weapon for European populists

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ISD’s Kata Balint joined a panel of experts at the 7th annual Prague Populism Conference to discuss climate change in relation to populist political parties and movements across Europe. The 2022 conference, Current Populism in Europe and Climate Change was held in Prague and online.

Kata spoke during the session Climate Change: New Target, or New Weapon of Populists?, exploring whether climate change has supplanted immigration and gender as a wedge issue for populist actors

Kata Balint is an Analyst in the Digital Analysis Unit at ISD.