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Global Europe 22-02-2013

EU-US trade deal: Creating a new world order

The world order has changed in the course of the financial crisis and with it, enhanced the consolidation of a new arena of world politics in which superpowers somewhat urgently seem to hunt for new allies to rescue their well-being, says Gabriele Suder.

Global Europe 04-11-2011

Former envoy says Europe, China ‘must tame each other’

EU and China have complementary assets to team up and push the world economic governance in the right direction, but they first have to tame each other, said former EU Ambassador Paul Trân Van Thinh in an interview with EURACTIV, as China prepared to discuss a bailout package for the euro at the G20 in Cannes.

Global Europe 03-11-2011

The EU offers useful tool for the G20

There a clear mismatch between G20 meeting agreements and their implementation afterwards, and the new global governance tool could benefit from the EU's experience of the Open Method of Coordination, argues Henning Meyer from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Global Europe 08-06-2011

Time to reform UN Security Council, says GA chief

If the United Nations is to retain its credibility, countries must stop talking and start hard negotiations on reforming the Security Council to reflect new political realities, said Joseph Deiss, president of the UN General Assembly, in an exclusive interview with EURACTIV.

Global Europe 04-04-2011

The EU’s role in global governance

A growing number of international institutions and agreements are attempting to tackle the world's major challenges: economic, environmental or security. What is the EU's role in this emerging world order?