Publications by Ronja Scheler

Franco-German jumelage at UN Security Council

The 30th of April marks the end of a Franco-German experiment: the twinning of their presidencies of the United Nations Security Council. In this policy brief we assess this deliverable of the Franco-German Aachen Treaty with a view to its symbolic value and impact on bilateral and EU coordination. more

Great gestures, structural deficits

The German-French twin presidency of the UN Security Council is historically unique - yet Nicole Koenig and Ronja Scheler do not see any real progress towards a stronger European foreign policy in their analysis for the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. The joint chairmanship sends an important signal, yet further reforms of the EU's foreign policy are urgently needed. more