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Development Policy 25-09-2015

2030 agenda for sustainable development: How relevant will it be?

The UN is set to pass a new agenda that is intended to apply for the next decade and a half. Imme Scholz asks whether this work programme be relevant for domestic political and social action in rich and poor countries alike.
Bernadette Ségol, general secretary of the ETUC. [ETUC CES/Flickr]
Climate change 22-09-2014

Climate change: Act for people, listen to science

Extreme weather events, including floods and storms, have driven growing numbers of Europeans from their homes. EU governments urgently need to take the lead in tackling the global threat of climate change, write Bernadette Ségol and Wendel Trio.