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By Project Syndicate - Nov 18,2017
By Hilda Heine and Kevin RuddWhen Donald Trump was elected US president a year ago, some said the end of the Paris climate agreement was nigh.
By Project Syndicate - Nov 18,2017
By Catherine McKenna and Feike SijbesmaThe hurricanes that pummelled the Caribbean, Texas and Florida this year left highways submerged, homes and businesses demolished and lives lost.The floodwaters have since receded, but the images of upheaval remain etched in our collective m
By Project Syndicate - Nov 15,2017
By Christine Auclair and Mahmoud Al BuraiCities, American-Canadian author Jane Jacobs once observed, are engines for national prosperity and economic growth.
By Project Syndicate - Nov 12,2017
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By Project Syndicate - Nov 08,2017
Nathalie Bernasconi-Osterwalder and Jörg HaasSolutions to the climate crisis are often associated with big conferences, and the next two weeks will no doubt bring many “answers”.Some 20,000 delegates have now descended on Bonn, Germany, for the latest round of United Nations clim
By Project Syndicate - Nov 01,2017
By Yanis Varoufakis and George Tyrikos-ErgasIn 2015, hundreds of thousands of refugees landed on Greece’s island shores. Many had perished at sea.Today, the international public has been lulled into believing that Greece’s refugee crisis has abated.
By Project Syndicate - Oct 19,2017
By Jorge Faurie, Cecilia Malmstrom  and Tsend Munkh-OrgilShock belts, spiked batons and electrified thumbscrews can serve no other purpose than to inflict pain on people.
By Project Syndicate - Oct 15,2017
By Robert Rowthorn and David Ruzicka When Central and Eastern European leaders try to explain why they do not want to accept refugees, they tend to contradict one another.Some insist that refugees take jobs from natives, which implies that refugees are hard workers; others c
By Project Syndicate - Oct 10,2017
By Jiang Kejun and Jonathan Woetzel At the start of 2017, China announced that it would invest $360 billion in renewable energy by 2020 and scrap plans to build 85 coal-fired power plants. In March, Chinese authorities reported that the country was already exceeding off
By Project Syndicate - Oct 09,2017
By Kishore Mahbubani and Klaus SchwabNot long ago, over dinner in Singapore, we attempted to define what qualities make a great leader. For Klaus, the five key elements were heart, brain, muscle, nerve and soul.



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