UNH Speakers Bureau
Europe’s Climate Change Leadership: What Can We Learn?
This presentation will focus on the European Union's leadership role in environmental foreign policy. The EU is setting international standards and global rules of the game (e.g. international carbon emissions trading). They are leading the competition with US to influence positions of China, India, Brazil for post-Koyoto. Given weakness of EU as a military power, the environment comes to play an increasingly and has an important role in EU foreign policy and image.