• Op-Ed

    In the Age of Trump, China Will Not Save Europe

    China is no substitute for Europe’s special ties with the United States, as any pivot to the East is paved with difficulties.

    • Event

    Online Q&A on Global Civic Activism

    Members of Carnegie’s Civic Research Network participated in a Reddit AUA on the important changes under way in civil society across the globe.

    • Strategic Europe

    Letter From Tokyo

    • Michiko Yoshida
    • May 12, 2017

    Cooperation between the EU and Japan, which share values such as freedom, human rights, and democracy, is more important than ever given the inescapable presence of China.

    • Strategic Europe

    Letter From Beijing

    Amid the threats of an inward-looking United States and rising European populism, cooperation between the EU and China is more necessary than ever.

    • Op-Ed

    Democracy Is Not Dying

    The state of democracy around the world is very troubled, but it is not uniformly dire, especially outside the West.

    • Strategic Europe

    Letter From New Delhi

    India sees the EU’s new emphasis on balancing interests and values as long overdue and welcomes Europe’s aspiration for greater strategic autonomy in the world.

    • Strategic Europe

    Europe Woos Japan

    The EU seems determined to clinch a trade accord with Japan by the end of 2017. That might be wishful thinking.

    • Report

    Global Civic Activism in Flux

    • Richard Youngs, Youssef Cherif, Hafsa Halawa, Vijayan MJ, Adams Oloo, Natalia Shapovalova, Janjira Sombatpoonsiri, Marisa von Bülow, Özge Zihnioğlu
    • March 17, 2017

    Case studies from eight countries show how civic activism across the world is evolving and reveal crosscutting themes relevant to the future of civil society support.

    • Article

    China’s Belt and Road: Destination Europe

    China’s One Belt, One Road project aims to allow Beijing to influence the rules governing the global economy. That is a challenge to which Europeans need to respond.

    • Op-Ed

    Transatlantic Relations in a Eurasian World

    The next one hundred years of history will be written mostly in the Asia-Pacific region, and the United States wants to play a central role in that drama.

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    Richard Youngs
    Senior Fellow
    Democracy and Rule of Law Program
    Youngs is an expert on the foreign policy of the European Union, in particular on questions of democracy support.

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