The increasing use of fossil fuels accelerates climate change, with grave consequences for many parts of the world.
moreEnergy security and climate protection
This requires systematic efforts pursued within a coherent foreign policy framework and which take into account also security, trade, financial and environmental policy aspects. moreDevelopment
The G20 established alongside the G8 in 1999 brings together the world’s most important industrialized and developing economies. Aspiring countries like China, India, South Africa, Brazil play a significant role at global level as new powers in shaping globalization. moreG8/G20/New powers in shaping globalization
Dialogue between Government and Civil Society
Over the past ten years, the process of globalization, an ever increasing interdependence in the world in virtually all spheres, has had political repercussions as well as an extremely obvious economic impact. moreForum on Global Issues