Dutch may take Russia to court over MH17

By |december 21st, 2018|Australia, Eastern Ukraine crisis, MH17, Netherlands, News, Russia, Ukraine|

The Netherlands is considering dragging Russia to an international court over the downing of flight MH17 after talks over responsibility ground to an impasse, the Dutch foreign minister said Thursday (20 December).

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Destination COP24: Take us to your climate leader

By |oktober 2nd, 2018|2050 climate strategy, Australia, Brazil, Donald Trump, Miguel Arias Cañete, News, Paris Agreement, reforestation, United States|

Europe has been one of the driving forces behind the quest to make the Paris Agreement on climate change a reality. But how serious is the EU about the landmark deal and what is Brussels doing in its own backyard to keep global temperature increase ‘well below 2 degrees Celsius’?

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Australia’s new PM risks climate trade-off with EU

By |avgust 30th, 2018|Australia, Cecilia Malmström, Donald Trump, News, Paris Agreement|

Australia’s new prime minister will not walk away from the Paris climate agreement, although his new policies now make it unlikely the country will meet its emissions reduction goal. Ongoing trade talks with the EU could also hinge on how climate policy continues to develop.

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Raising the bar to protect wildlife through trade policy with Australia, New Zealand

By |junij 15th, 2018|Australia, Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species, ecosystems, endangered species, New Zealand, News, wildlife|

The opening of EU trade negotiations with both Australia and New Zealand presents an opportunity for the parties to strengthen their commitments to protect wildlife, natural habitats and the welfare of animals. The EU should look to TPP-11’s environmental provisions for inspiration, argue Joanna Swabe and Nicola Beynon.

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