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Summary Essay Summary: How the European Green Deal Will Succeed or Fail

After years stuck in the margins of EU policymaking, climate change and environment has in recent months become one of the most crucial issues on the political agenda. European Commission president Ursula Von der Leyen proposed the ‘European Green Deal’ as the first of her political priorities. Find out what the European Green Deal is and how it will succeed or fail in Jonathan Gaventa's latest essay.