R. Andreas Kraemer

Possible solution approaches for the climate crisis and the EU in a climate of crisis

R. Andreas Kraemer

R. Andreas Kraemer

Fellowship
Mercator Senior Fellowship
Granting institution
Period of the Fellowship
November 2017 - July 2018
Project
Possible solution approaches for the climate crisis and the EU in a climate of crisis
Project description

During the course of the fellowship, R. Andreas Kraemer will explore the interdependencies that exist between the challenges for European climate policy and the EU’s current legitimation crisis, and how discourse and possible solution approaches in both areas could be interlinked to a greater extent.

Short biography

R. Andreas Kraemer is the founder of Ecologic Institute Berlin, an independent non-profit think tank for applied environmental research and political analysis. Between 1995 and 2015 he was the institute’s scientific director and general manager. He is currently a senior fellow at the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) in Potsdam (until the end of 2017) and at the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) in Waterloo (Ontario), as well as a board member of the Fundação Oceano Azul in Portugal. Since 1993, R. Andreas Kraemer has taught European integration and environmental policy on Duke University’s Duke in Berlin Program.

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Comment: How green will the new German government be?

R. Andreas Kraemer, Mercator Senior Fellow, comments on recent developments in German politics. (Paywall, Free Trial available)