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Promoting global justice when backlash strikes: the Beijing consensus on gender equality – and what happened to it

(Image: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka marching in New York on 8 March 2015. (Photo: UN Women/Ryan Brown)) Proponents of gender equality experience an increasingly rough environment for progressive advocacy. When ... Read more

Political justice in the climate negotiations: The personal reflections of a yellow badge

(The so-called Bonn Zone at COP23 (Photo by © Axel Kirch / Wikimedia commons CC BY-SA 4.0, Link) Few international negotiations attract such a broad collection of peoples of the Earth as the Conferences of the Parties (COP) to the United Nations Framework ... Read more

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The EU-blog is an academic commentary by the ARENA Centre for European Studies (University of Oslo). In this blog we aim to enhance the public understanding of the European Union and EU policies by presenting cutting-edge research and commentary by researchers from multiple disciplines.

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