DGAP EuropeWire: Dossier on Germany’s EU Council Presidency

DGAP EuropeWire is your go-to source for fresh insights, conversations, and policy recommendations from Germany and Europe’s EU analysts and practitioners. The German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP) and its journal Internationale Politik curate the debates on issues that will not only shape Europe in the second half of 2020, but are critical to its future well beyond Germany’s presidency of the Council.

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Berlin Cable: Missing Dimensions

With trouble brewing in Belarus, the Mediterranean, and the Middle East, many eyes are turning to German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas. But he is not the power-broking type.

Can Germany Lead Europe Strategically?

The EU has always become stronger when it faced a severe crisis and learned lessons from it. Germany should provide the necessary leadership in the COVID-19 crisis to make the EU more robust—and strategic.

Forging a Transatlantic Green Deal

The United States and Europe should form an operational alliance to fight global warming. Working in tandem on the issue could revive the transatlantic partnership—and help hit global climate targets.

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