2020 / Editorial / Photo Essay (Non-Pro)

Covid 19 Side Effects

  • Photographer
    Alex Simha

Only 5 % of the world's population has already flown. Aviation in Switzerland contributes nearly 18 % to human-induced climate change without paying tax on kerosene, or paying any contribution to climate protection. Due to the pandemic crises, most airports are closed and deserted. This practice of a widespread frenetic lifestyle, requiring great mobility, is suddenly tamed and calmed. The sky is bluer. The air we breathe is better. Once we will be safe again, will we be able to seize this opportunity to reject this delusional lifestyle ? Or will we go back to "business as usual" ?

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