Environment

No money left to support local climate measures

1:48 min
  • The central fund to help towns and villages adapt to climate change is already empty, and was cut this year by two-thirds.
  • The Civil Contingencies Agency, which supervises the money, says there's nothing left for any more measures that local municipalities may need to take during the rest of 2021.
  • The environment minister, Per Bolund of the Greens, did not want to be interviewed about this for Swedish Radio.