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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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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

Coming 2015

 

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Land and Legality in the Darfur Conflict

African Security , 2012

Land rights in Darfur act as a principal protagonist to the cause and maintenance of the ongoing armed conflict. The internal functioning and interaction of statutory, customary, and...

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Why Be Poor When We Can Be Rich? Constructing Responsible Mining in El Pang...

Resources Policy, 2012

Mining companies operating in Latin America are giving Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) more attention than before, in part because of the rise in mining-related conflicts and criticism about...

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Transboundary Forestry and Water Management in Nicaragua and Honduras: From...

Journal of Sustainable Forestry, 2012

In the mountainous western border region of Nicaragua and Honduras, a lack of integrated forestry, water, and land-use policies has contributed to a series of interrelated conflicts both...

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Events

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Resilience for Peace: A New Agenda

2 March 2015

Washington, DC

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Course: Competing Claims on Natural Resources

2 March 2015

Wageningen, The Netherlands

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Course: Conflict, Collaboration and Consensus in Natural Resources (CCCNR)

2 March 2015

Tustin, MI

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News

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Security Council extends UN peacekeeping force in Abyei through July 2015

26 February 2015

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Letpadaung: Fields of Fire

26 February 2015

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South Sudan, DR Congo interested in Ugandan crude oil export pipeline: Mini...

26 February 2015

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Land Tenure and Peace Negotiations in Mindanao, Philippines

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

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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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Land: A Foundation for Peacebuilding

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

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