By Juha Jokela, Bart Gaens
Constructing strategic partnerships is a key target for the ecu Union. those partnerships supply frameworks for versatile and long term cooperation with worldwide and neighborhood avid gamers. This ebook makes a speciality of the EU's approach towards China and India and explores methods of selling a more robust and extra flexible position for the ecu in Asia. the amount examines the emergence of China and India as worldwide powers and the results for the EU's universal rules and techniques. It specializes in the position of the ecu inside Asia when it comes to its political, security-related and cultural effect as well as monetary presence, and it explores the interaction of the ecu, China and India in international governance and in using and selling multilateralism, particularly within the context of weather swap and effort safeguard. The participants talk about avenues for the ecu to pursue its pursuits in Asia and to accomplish its targets in worldwide governance and multilateralism via partnerships with China and India, whereas preserving its particular dating with the U.S..