A text written by Sébastien Treyer and published in ECDPM Great Insights magazine (Volume 8, Issue 2 & 3, Spring/Summer 2019), in the aftermath of the European elections, and with a focus on the issue of the governance and implementation of sustainability in and by the European Union.


The Union has to be able to present itself as a global champion of sustainability, while ensuring that all member states implement a just transition without free-riders, negotiating fair conditions of competition with trade partners and guiding allocation of its development investments outside Europe.

Read the letter in ECDPM Great Insights [pp. 36-37]