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Arancha  González

Arancha González

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Arancha González is a former foreign minister of Spain (2020-21).

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  1. Reeling in a Deal to Save the Ocean
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    Reeling in a Deal to Save the Ocean

    Nov 26, 2021 Helen Clark, et al. call on governments to end harmful fisheries subsidies at the upcoming WTO Ministerial Conference.

  2. The Pandemic’s Gender Imperative
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    The Pandemic’s Gender Imperative

    May 8, 2020 Ann Linde & Arancha González highlight three areas where women are particularly vulnerable to COVID-19 and its economic effects.

  3. How Global Public Health Could Revive Multilateralism
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    How Global Public Health Could Revive Multilateralism

    Apr 15, 2020 Arancha González sees in the fight against COVID-19 a catalyst for improved international cooperation on other shared threats.

  4. Helping Women Crack the “Export Code”
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    Helping Women Crack the “Export Code”

    Mar 8, 2019 Arancha González highlights the ongoing gender gap in access to trade and participation in the global economy.

  5. A Virtuous Cycle for Conservation
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    A Virtuous Cycle for Conservation

    Oct 3, 2016 Arancha González & John E. Scanlon say that when the poor gain a stake in the wildlife trade, they become resolute defenders of nature.

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    The Key to Unlocking Africa’s Economic Potential

    Landry Signé explains why fostering trade integration and regional value chains is essential for the continent to prosper.
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    Geopolitical Davids and Goliaths

    Harold James considers lessons from smaller countries about how to wield power and influence in the twenty-first century.
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    Preparing for the Next Global Catastrophe

    José Manuel Barroso explains why global leaders must focus on creating equitable response mechanisms ahead of the next crisis.
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    Italy’s Next Government Must Tackle Climate Security

    Luca Bergamaschi shows why the country’s politicians can no longer afford to ignore a major threat to national security.
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    Europe and the New Non-Alignment

    Laurence Tubiana

    Despite the massive civilian suffering in Ukraine, many countries have been wary of taking sides, owing both to a perception of European double standards and to Russia’s leverage over energy and commodity prices. But while new geopolitical dynamics have complicated climate advocacy, they certainly haven't derailed it.

    sees both challenges and opportunities for climate policy in an era of geopolitical fragmentation.
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    The Sting of Climate Risk Is in the Tails

    Mark Cliffe thinks conventional models have overemphasized the long term at the expense of more immediate threats.
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    Should Humanities Professors Be Automated?

    Nicholas Agar considers the implications of recent successes with AI-generated academic research and writing.
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    Should Energy Companies’ Windfall Profits Be Taxed?

    Imposing a one-off tax on energy companies’ extraordinary profits might seem like a no-brainer at a time of soaring inflation, but the idea has more than a few detractors. As policymakers in a growing number of economies move ahead, we asked PS commentators whether they are right to do so.

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    The Global Necessity of American Democracy

    Javier Solana shows why the political health of the United States has become a matter of global concern.

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