EU trade partnership is more important to some African countries than regional or continental trade.
UN and NGO reports of 'pushbacks' at borders suggest 2,000 deaths linked to actions supported by EU border agency Frontex, yet EU plans to greatly expand its powers.
To achieve sustainable growth under the constraint that consumption is independent from the use of natural resources, we must move along the path of qualitative growth.
We'd lose coal exports but benefit from a lower Australian dollar.
Two energy and climate policy experts take a closer look at the Leaders Summit on Climate, the US pledge and today's industrial reality.
Rising protectionism has the potential to have major negative effects on many European companies, yet firms have been largely absent from the public conversation. Why?
A new survey serves up a tall order for UK agricultural policy outside the EU.
It's meant to stop what's known as 'carbon leakage' – when production moves elsewhere to avoid climate policies – but the solution has economic, legal and environmental consequences.
The Covid-19 pandemic raises the question of the precariousness of foreigners dependent on social assistance in Switzerland - a precariousness that is still growing.
Those who talk down an independent Scotland's prospects are not factoring in one of its biggest natural resources.
Western leaders learned the hard way 25 years ago that conflict in the Balkans can become ethnic cleansing. Add Russia into the mix, and Montenegro's new problems are US and European problems, too.
Both sides can make a case, but they might not get the chance.
At the end of the 1925 movie 'Red Kimono,' the protagonist, Gabrielle Darley, throws away her garment and moves on to a better life. Real life is more complicated.
Around 75% of fishermen in the Outer Hebrides speak Gaelic. Their daily use of the language at work helps keep it alive.
Italy's decision to block export of AstraZeneca vaccines to Australia will likely not impact our vaccine roll-out. But vaccine scarcity is a looming problem in other parts of the world.
A recent survey conducted in eight European countries provides a snapshot of citizens' views of their own countries' leaders as well as those who influence the future of the EU.
The former European Central Bank supremo has been generally seen as a good hire for Italy, but there are also global issues at play.
Research shows that when one country – particularly a powerful one – puts more women in power, other nations tend to follow suit.
After a dispute with AstraZeneca, the European Commission is restricting access to vaccines made within its borders.
Lower than expected deliveries of AstraZeneca vaccines are exposing the bloc's slow rollout.