How can we persuade people to replace cars with bicycles and electric cars, and to use public transport more often?
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Obama ends his last APEC summit as US president calling on members to give his successor a chance despite concerns of a new protectionism.
President Obama may be flying the flag for the US at this year’s APEC summit but the shadow of Donald Trump is looming large.
In theory, the aim of the COP 22 summit was clear: to implement the Paris agreement to limit the rise in temperatures to 1.
The leaders of Germany, Britain, France, Italy and Spain met at a mini-summit in Berlin to say goodbye to outgoing US President Barack Obama.
The US president-elect has called climate change a hoax and threatened to tear up the Paris COP21 deal.
How can we ensure sustainable water management to meet the growing demand from industry and agriculture? What are the climate risks related to water?
Air quality in cities is getting worse according to a recent UN report which says pollution leads to the deaths of more children every year than malaria and HIV/AIDS…
Climate change is once again the focus of global diplomacy as the COP22 is underway in Marrakech.
The focus of attention on the second and final day of the World Football Summit in Madrid was firmly on technological development of the game and the fan…
How can art and culture play a leading role in an epoch obsessed with itself and the pursuit of instant gratification, narcissism and financial crisis?
Normandy group convenes to try and revive Minsk II peace process in Ukraine
European leaders from countries along the Balkan migrant route have gathered in Vienna with the aim of pushing other EU member states to take faster action over the migration…
The so-called Balkan migration route has been the focus of attention at a summit in Vienna of leaders from affected countries.
The controversial TTIP and CETA pacts with the US and Canada respectively are both on the table.
Foreign Ministers and high-ranking officials from Mediterranean countries have met in Greece to search for solutions to the migrant crisis.
The German foreign minister has voiced his dissatisfaction over the slow pace of progress in resolving the conflict in the war-torn east of Ukraine, saying that progress was urgently…
This is the Brief from Brussels, a daily round up of news from across Europe.
Parts of Hangzhou were lit up on Sunday (September 4) night as China put on a spectacular gala performance for global heads of state attending the G20 summit.
While the UK question hangs over Europe, Brexit is not on the official agenda for the upcoming informal EU Summit on 16 September in Bratislava A flurry of pre-summit meetings have already been taking