The EU and UK should strengthen their climate commitments to unlock enhanced global climate action ahead of COP27
The Scottish government is developing a foreign policy, and its Arctic vision is one of its most ambitious efforts yet. Should independence come, close friends in the north could be a vital support.
The EU risks losing the confidence of developing nations when it comes to the green transition. But it can bridge this trust gap, if it takes action at COP26 and beyond.
Recent environmental disasters could sway the result of this month’s election – but no party has yet seized the moment
Italy should use its G20 presidency and COP26 co-presidency to help the EU become a major player in green geopolitics and a mediator between competing great powers
Berlin can make its climate action more ambitious – and galvanise its European partners at the same time
Mark Leonard and Jeremy Shapiro predict ten bright and bold policy projections for the year to come
The election of a new CDU party leader last weekend might be the first step towards a novel Black-Green coalition government – whose defence policy could be surprisingly visionary, if the parties are willing to work together
With the election of Joe Biden following on the heels of the European Green Deal, the sands are finally shifting – in favour of successful global action to halt the warming of the planet
The Greens’ drive and plans will be essential if Germany is to regain a leadership role on European climate policy