The European Union’s global strategy: putting sustainable development at the heart of EU external action

The European Union’s global strategy: putting sustainable development at the heart of EU external action

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Gavas, Mikaela / Christine Hackenesch / Svea Koch / James Mackie / Simon Maxwell
External Publications (2016)

European Think Tanks Group

The drafting of the European Union (EU) Global Strategy on Foreign and Security Policy is a unique opportunity for the EU to reposition itself as a global leader. Midst the consultation on the Global Strategy, Svea Koch (DIE), Christine Hackenesch (DIE), Mikaela Gavas (ODI), James Mackie (ECDPM) and Simon Maxwell prepared this latest European Think Tanks Group briefing. It points out the challenges and opportunities in aligning actors in Brussels and in Member States behind a strategy that guides not only the EU’s security policy, but also wider EU foreign policy and external action.

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Hackenesch, Christine

Political Science

Hackenesch

Koch, Svea

Social Science

Koch

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Baumann, Max-Otto

Political Science 

Bergmann, Julian

Political Science 

Brandi, Clara

Economy and Political Science 

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Erforth, Benedikt

Political Science 

Friesen, Ina

Political Science 

Furness, Mark

Political Science 

Grimm, Sven

Political Science 

Götze, Jacqueline

Political Scientist 

Hilbrich, Sören

Economy 

Hägele, Ramona

Political Scientist 

Högl, Maximilian

Political Science 

Iacobuta, Gabriela

Environmental Researcher 

Janus, Heiner

Political Science 

Keijzer, Niels

Social Science 

Kloke-Lesch, Adolf

Urban and regional planner 

Laudage, Sabine

Economy 

Marschall, Paul

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Mathis, Okka Lou

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Scholtes, Fabian

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Scholz, Imme

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Schwachula, Anna

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