Climate change demands a prominent role in foreign policy. In light of the slow pace of progress in international climate negotiations, a stronger role for foreign policy in international climate policy has been called for– namely through climate diplomacy.

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ECC Newsletter Edition 01/2019 – 19.02.2019

As 2019 kicks off, action and implementation on climate security take centre stage. In January, the UN Security Council held an open debate to discuss the security implications of climate-related disaster events. While current trends depict an irreversible momentum for a global energy transformation, China as a newly emerging donor is increasingly investing in the renewable energy sector. But what about its development cooperation?