Beyond Cancun: EU engagement with China on climate change (Commentary)
Jonas Parello-Plesner - 06 December 2010
Cancun will not achieve a global deal, but that should not mean that the EU gives up. By pursuing bilateral deals, particularly with China, and engaging with civil society, Europe can make progress on climate change even in the absence of worldwide agreement. Such innovative approaches might even strengthen the multilateral approach in the longer term.