By Richard Youngs

It is now quite often asserted that weather swap will essentially switch diplomacy. it's been estimated that international warming increases clash inside and among states, accentuate meals lack of confidence, threat the worldwide buying and selling process and unharness waves of migration. hence governments are starting to comprise those warnings into their overseas coverage projects. The appropriateness in their incipient responses should be tested in finer detail.

This e-book seems to be on the effect of weather switch on ecu Union (EU) safeguard coverage. It explores how governments are reconfiguring their geo-strategy and broader diplomacy within the wake of weather swap warnings. The booklet demonstrates that even supposing many features of ecu overseas rules have began to alter, ‘climate safety’ isn't really but accorded unequivocal or enough precedence. In doing so, Youngs argues that if weather switch rules are to have major influence they could not be taken care of as a separate zone of coverage yet needs to be integrated into the extra mainstream debates pertinent to european universal international and safeguard coverage (CFSP).

This e-book should be of key curiosity to scholars, students and practitioners of weather switch and coverage, power and environmental coverage, european governance and overseas coverage, ecu reports, diplomacy, geography, safety studies/policy and environmental economics.

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