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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.

 

 

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Library & News Resources by Country Natural Resources by Country

 

 

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

Coming 2015

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Governance, Natural Resources, and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

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

Coming 2015

 

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Af-Pak 2014: Waste of the Environment

Afghanistan today , 2014

Chronic air pollution, filthy water and mountains of garbage in cities are creating a pandemic of respiratory and water-borne diseases both sides of the Durand Line. Authorities say...

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Environmental Initiative: Beautify Afghanistan

The Bayat Foundation , 2012

The Bayat Foundation is proud to announce our newest initiative: Beautify Afghanistan. We will work to improve the environmental conditions in Afghanistan by cleaning up the Kabul River...

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The South China Sea: The Struggle for Power in Asia

Yale University Press, 2014

China’s rise has upset the global balance of power, and the first place to feel the strain is Beijing’s back yard: the South China Sea. For decades...

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Events

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Outward Bound Peacebuilding’s Practicum on Experiential Peacebuilding

2 January 2015

Costa Rica

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Courses: Natural Resource Management: Conflict & Cooperation

5 January 2015

Barcelona, Spain

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Defense, National Security & Climate Change Symposium

7 January 2015

Washington, DC

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News

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'Extreme Realities' Sheds Light on Links Between Global Climate Dynamics an...

17 December 2014

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Q. and A.: Bill Hayton on Growing Rivalries in the South China Sea

17 December 2014

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Iraq/Kuwait: Iraq Seeks Delay in $4.6 Bln Reparation to Kuwait Amid Oil Pri...

13 December 2014

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Land Conflicts and Land Registration in Cambodia

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

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Beyond Land Redistribution: Lessons Learned from El Salvador’s Unfulfilled ...

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

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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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