A new E3G report written by Jennifer Tollmann and Léa Pilsner shows how to align the EU’s external action and foreign policy with the Paris Agreement and the European Green Deal. By assembling research previously carried out on the issue and fresh ideas on how to mainstream climate action into EU foreign policy, it shows that a renewed EU foreign policy could accelerate the transition towards a climate-just world for all.
The EU, with its economic power, excellent diplomatic standing, and pre-existing ties when it comes to development cooperation, is in a unique position to help close these COP26 gaps. But how can we use this potential? This study, commissioned by the Greens/EFA group in the European Parliament, aims at answering this question.
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