Sören Scholvin / Joachim Betz

Energy Policy in the Emerging Economies: Climate Change Mitigation under the Constraints of Path Dependence

Monograph | Lexington Books | 2019

  • GIGA Focus Latin America | 6/2021

    “Brazil must be back!” – But Real Climate Action Is Possible Only after Bolsonaro

    Brazil’s contribution to international climate protection is urgently needed, but during Bolsonaro’s presidency greenhouse gas emissions, support for agribusiness, and the repression of activists increased. Chances for a turnaround will come only with a change of president in the upcoming elections. An analysis.

    Anna Fünfgeld

    Doctoral Researcher

    GIGA Focus Asia | 2/2020

    Coal vs Climate – Indonesia’s Energy Policy Contradicts Its Climate Goals

    Being the fourth-largest country, Indonesia plays an essential role in international climate protection. While the government has implemented forest and peatland protection measures, national energy planning heavily relies on fossil fuels, and is in clear conflict with the country’s climate goals.

    Anna Fünfgeld

    Doctoral Researcher


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