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Welcome to Environmental Peacebuilding

 

Environmental peacebuilding integrates natural resource management in conflict prevention, mitigation, resolution, and recovery to build resilience in communities affected by conflict.  Join our growing global community of researchers, practitioners, and decision makers in sharing experiences and lessons from managing natural resources in conflict-affected settings, accessing new research on the topic, and participating in events to support the growing network of professionals active in environmental peacebuilding.

 

 

Books

 

The initiative is producing six edited books (published by Earthscan) that include 150 case studies and other analyses from 60 conflict-affected countries and territories, written by 225 researchers, practitioners, and decision makers from around the world.  The books can be purchased online by clicking the... Read More

 

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High-Value Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: Päivi Lujala, Siri Aas Rustad

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Assessing and Restoring Natural Resources in Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: David Jensen, Steve Lonergan

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Land and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: Jon Unruh, Rhodri C. Williams

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Water and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: Erika Weinthal, Jessica Troell, Mikiyasu Nakayama

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Livelihoods, Natural Resources, and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: Helen Young, Lisa Goldman

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Governance, Natural Resources, and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: Carl Bruch, Carroll Muffett, Sandra S. Nichols

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Deegaan, Politics and War in Somalia

Scarcity and Surfeit: The Ecology of Africa’s Conflicts, 2002

There are two important reasons to assess the ecological sources of conflict in Somalia. First, out of the 40 years that Somalia has been independent, the country...

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Spilling Blood over Water? The Case of Ethiopia

Scarcity and Surfeit: The Ecology of Africa’s Conflicts, 2002

The main conflicts in Africa during the next 25 years could be over the most precious of commodities – water. The Nile River, with part of its...

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Oil and Water in Sudan

Scarcity and Surfeit: The Ecology of Africa’s Conflicts, 2002

What policy and legal measures, among other interventions, may help to resolve the seemingly endless conflict in Sudan? A nation of 36 million people, wracked by conflict...

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Events

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7th Annual International Law and Transboundary Freshwater Training Workshop

27 June 2016

Dundee, Scotland, UK

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The 4th Annual Caux Dialogue on Land and Security

29 June 2016

Caux, Switzerland

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News

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Blog: We Need to Talk About Conflict and the Environment

22 June 2016

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Why the House Must Stop the Last-Second FSGG Rider on Conflict Minerals

22 June 2016

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Diamonds in War, Diamonds for Peace: Diamond Sector Management and Kimberli...

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Case Study from Vol. 1: High-Value Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

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Title Through Possession or Position? Respect for Housing, Land, and Proper...

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Case Study from Vol. 3: Land and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

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