Politically controversial, but weak in content: The China-EU Investment Agreement

The investment agreement between China and the EU is highly controversial – and its future uncertain. It is unclear whether and when it will be ratified by the European Parliament. Nevertheless, the Comprehensive Agreement on Investment (CAI) is worth...

Analyse des Abkommens zwischen der Europäischen Union und dem Mercosur

Am 28.  Juni 2019 haben die Europäische Union und die Mercosur-Länder Argentinien, Brasilien, Paraguay und Uruguay nach 20 Jahren Verhandlungen die Gespräche über das Handels- und Assoziierungsabkommen zwischen der EU und dem Mercosur abgeschlossen....

Open letter – Ending the membership of the EU and its Member States in the Energy Charter Treaty

Brussels, 23rd September 2019 Dear Energy Ministers, Tomorrow, at the EU Energy Council Meeting in Brussels, you will debate how to improve the national energy and climate plans related to energy efficiency and renewable energy, in order to meet the Paris...