Category Global Governance

Talking Foreign Affairs with Adil Cader, E12: Pascal Lamy

Former World Trade Organization (WTO) Director General, Pascal Lamy, joins Adil Cader to talk about the future of International Trade and WTO Reform.

Politik-Brunch Alpbach: Europa muss sich auf gemeinsame Träume und Alpträume einigen

Im Rahmen des Europäischen Forum Alpbach 2021, lud die Politische Akademie zum Politik-Brunch. Dabei diskutierte Akademie-Präsidentin Bettina Rausch mit Außenminister Alexander Schallenberg, dem ehemaligen EU-Kommissar und WTO-Generaldirektor Pascal Lamy und dem London-Korrespondenten der FAZ, Philip Plickert, über geopolitische Machtverhältnisse und Wertemodelle. Unter der Überschrift „Quo vadis, Geopolitics? Western Values and their Meaning in the Game […]

Postcard from Brussels

The European Young Leaders (EYL40) met in Brussels on 9-11 September for the first time since the pandemic disrupted society. The EYL40 programme, led by Friends of Europe, has been instrumental in connecting young talent throughout Europe, with the aim of encouraging new generations to foster a regeneration of a different kind of leadership. They […]

Weekend Roundup: Planetary Politics When The Nation-State Falters

An array of new actors beyond formal international relations are emerging to cope with pandemics, climate change and geopolitical pandemonium. BY NATHAN GARDELSSEPTEMBER 3, 2021 It is easier to see the real-time demise of the familiar old world order than it is to see key elements of the next one falling into place. While the inability […]

Letter: World leaders urged to boost vaccine availability

The world is at a perilous and urgent moment in the Covid-19 pandemic. The Deltavariant has spread rapidly to more than 130 countries, demonstrating that we arefighting a virus that doesn’t respect borders and advances rapidly acrosscontinents. The best way to prevent further catastrophe is to dramatically decrease worldwidecases and slow transmission of the virus […]

The UN Brief, interview with Pascal Lamy, President of the Paris Peace Forum