The Raw Materials Rush: How the European Union is using trade agreements to secure the supply of critical raw materials for its green transition

While the EU is committed to net-zero emissions, the prevailing approach hinges on maintaining capitalist expansion, raising questions about the viability of a true green transition. The endeavor faces complexities, notably in the context of global competition and the imperative to secure essential raw materials, emphasizing extractive production models.

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