Humphrey Hawksley

Humphrey Hawksley

Humphrey Hawksley is an Asia specialist. His book Asian Waters: The Struggle in the Asia-Pacific and the Strategy of Chinese Expansion is published this month.

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Opinion | Coronavirus crisis exposes the politics of division in the international community

Far from encouraging unity, the crisis has exacerbated antagonism, with the UN embroiled in superpower rivalry, the EU lacking a cohesive strategy and divisions in many countries over how to handle the pandemic.

9 Jul 2020 - 8:19PM

Far from encouraging unity, the crisis has exacerbated antagonism, with the UN embroiled in superpower rivalry, the EU lacking a cohesive strategy and divisions in many countries over how to handle the pandemic.

Coronavirus crisis exposes the politics of division in the international community
The US-led global order is faltering, but two steps can reform it before it breaks

Multilateral institutions, namely the UN and EU, need reforms that limit the powers dominant nations have flaunted and which address the concerns of the discontented. They should also stop stereotyping China and Russia, pushing them to set up a rival order

30 Jun 2018 - 2:03AM

Multilateral institutions, namely the UN and EU, need reforms that limit the powers dominant nations have flaunted and which address the concerns of the discontented. They should also stop stereotyping China and Russia, pushing them to set up a rival order

The US-led global order is faltering, but two steps can reform it before it breaks