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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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“Every Journey Begins with a Single Step”: Building Localized Movements for...

World Futures Journal, 2015

This article explores the local dimensions of movement work being done with regard to ostensibly global issues such as economic justice and environmental degradation. It is posited that...

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Environmental Conflict between Internally Displaced Persons and Host Commun...

Oxford Journals: Journal of Refugee Studies, 2016

The environment, population and conflict thesis remains major to existing environment and security arguments. Throughout the 1990s, a huge increase in scholarship and policy focus was committed to...

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Charting Environmental Conflict -- The Atlas of Environmental Justice

The Ecologist, 2016

On 22 June, 100s of people came together in Brussels to mourn for Jo Cox. There was a minute of silence even in the Belgian Parliament. Jo...

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Events

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Integrating Climate Governance and Water Diplomacy

30 August 2016

Stockholm, Sweden

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IUCN World Conservation Congress: Planet at the Crossroads

1 September 2016

Hawai'i

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Myanmar: Illegal Logging Mars Magwe’s Deep Forests

29 August 2016

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Iraq/Kurdistan: Iraq Plans to Sell Oil through Iran If Talks with Kurds Fai...

29 August 2016

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Bankrupting Peace Spoilers: Can Peacekeepers Curtail Belligerents' Access t...

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

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