The Geopolitics of Climate Change: Will China Become the Green Superpower?

At the UN climate summit in Durban, China has signalled for the first time that it could sign up to a binding global agreement on CO2 emissions. Indeed, fighting climate change will be impossible without the future superpower on board. Taking a green approach to economic development could bring China massive benefits — if Beijing decides to go down that road.

China’s rise to superpower status seems unstoppable. But what course will it take over the coming decades? Let’s take a look at two very different scenarios for the China of 2025:

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About Giorgio Bertini

Director at Learning Change Project - Research on society, culture, art, neuroscience, cognition, critical thinking, intelligence, creativity, autopoiesis, self-organization, rhizomes, complexity, systems, networks, leadership, sustainability, thinkers, futures ++
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