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Tim Pfefferle

Tim is a graduate of the Global Governance and Diplomacy program at Oxford University, where he wrote his dissertation on fossil fuel divestment. He has worked on renewable energy policy in Gemany and Brazil, and currently blogs for the Foreign Policy Association about climate change and UN affairs.

Articles

25.04.2017
Is Social Democracy Ever Coming Back?

As labour parties and their political projects appear to recede deeper into irrelevance in every election around Europe, we might wonder whether the death knell ring has rung for social democracy. But what remains to be seen is whether this trajectory will continue, whether the political landscape is in the process of shifting irreversibly - and if so how Greens can assert their place in it, and their vision for a new social democratic pact?

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15.12.2016
Das Pariser Klimaabkommen Steht auf der Kippe: Können Negativemissionen die Globalen Klimaziele Retten?

Kaum ein Jahr ist vergangen seit der Verabschiedung des Weltklimaabkommens in Paris. Dieses wurde – durchaus zurecht – mit großem Enthusiasmus empfangen. Wie bei allen komplizierten internationalen Deals gab es eine Bandbreite von Reaktionen. In der Mehrheit sahen die meisten das Ergebnis von Paris jedoch als Signal, dass die Staatengemeinschaft nun endlich an einem Strang ziehen würde.

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14.12.2016
The Paris Climate Plan Is on Life Support: Can Negative Emissions Deliver on Global Climate Ambitions?

Post-Trump, should Greens embrace the potential of negative carbon emissions?

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29.11.2016
Die Divestment-Bewegung: Game-Change in der Klimapolitik?

Tim is a graduate of the Global Governance and Diplomacy program at Oxford University, where he wrote his dissertation on fossil fuel divestment. He has worked on renewable energy policy in Gemany and Brazil, and currently blogs for the Foreign Policy Association about climate change and UN affairs.

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15.11.2016
The Divestment Movement: a climate policy game changer?

Where does the key to the divestment movement's success lie? And how much does the success of COP 22 depend on divestment?

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