The new normal: FRANCE 24 reports from Kenya to Japan
In our show "The New Normal", we explore how the world is coping with the twists and turns of 2020, amid the consequences of Covid-19 and beyond. FRANCE 24 brings you a selection of original reports from our correspondents and teams around the globe.
>> In Poland, colossal protests have been taking place in recent weeks over a court decision to tighten abortion laws. Fury in the eastern European country hasn't died down.
>> In Kenya, lakes in the Rift Valley have been overflowing: an economic and humanitarian disaster which looks set to get worse with the start of the rainy season.
>> The Vatican is making budget cuts as the second wave of Covid-19 has left St. Peter's Square virtually empty of tourists and museums have had to shut their doors again.
>> In Japan, the new prime minister is pushing to modernise achingly slow bureaucracy in a country where fax machines and personalised paper stamps still reign supreme. Paperwork headaches have been a major slowdown amid coronavirus.
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