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The geopolitics of the Green Deal

Join us to mark the launch of the eponymous paper co-written with the European Council on Foreign Relations.

Date: February 3, 2021, 2:00 pm Topic: Energy & Climate

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Bruegel · The geopolitics of the Green Deal

This event marked the launch of the eponymous paper co-written by Mark Leonard and Jeremy Shapiro of the European Council on Foreign Relations, as well as Jean Pisani Ferry, Simone Tagliapietra and Guntram Wolff of Bruegel. In the paper the authors map out the geopolitical implications of the European Green Deal and lay out a foreign policy agenda to manage the geopolitical aspects of the European Green Deal and to lead climate change efforts globally. Join us as an invited panel provide their insight into the paper, chaired by co-author Guntram Wolff.

This event was organised in cooperation with the European Council on Foreign Relations

Schedule

Feb 03, 2021

14:00-14:15

Presentation

Mark Leonard, Director, ECFR

Simone Tagliapietra, Research Fellow

14:15-14:45

Discussion

Chair: Guntram B. Wolff, Director

Stefano Grassi, Head of Cabinet, Cabinet of Kadri Simson, Commissioner for Energy

Mark Leonard, Director, ECFR

Simone Tagliapietra, Research Fellow

Jennifer Tollmann, Senior Policy Advisor, E3G

Marc Vanheukelen, EU Ambassador at large for Climate Diplomacy, Former EU Ambassador to the WTO

14:45-15:00

Q&A

Speakers

Stefano Grassi

Head of Cabinet, Cabinet of Kadri Simson, Commissioner for Energy

Mark Leonard

Director, ECFR

Simone Tagliapietra

Research Fellow

Jennifer Tollmann

Senior Policy Advisor, E3G

Marc Vanheukelen

EU Ambassador at large for Climate Diplomacy, Former EU Ambassador to the WTO

Guntram B. Wolff

Director

Location & Contact

Katja Knezevic

[email protected]

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