Simon Maxwell is a former Director of the Overseas Development Institute.
Published in: openDemocracyUKWe need to talk about Europe
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Published in: Can Europe Make It?How to stop Christopher Columbus turning in his grave
The time is right for the EU to lead. No other agent in the multilateral sphere has the range of resources -...
Latest climate signs should jolt leaders into global action
Although climate change has seemingly disappeared from the global political agenda, recent signs show we're not that...
Giant strides or fairy footsteps
How much progress can be made in tackling climate change without a global deal?
The world’s food crisis: time to move
The international response to the food crisis of 2011 is less energetic and coherent than during the last emergency,...
The politics of climate finance
A high-level international report on how financial resources can be raised to help developing countries address...