Climate Change and the Risk of Violent Conflicts in Southern Africa
Source: Global Crisis Solutions, 2011
Author(s): Ashok Swain, Ranjula Bali Swain, Anders Themnér, and Florian Krampe
The aim of this study is to identify areas in the Zambezi River Basin that are prone to the risk of violent conflict (collective violence, popular unrest) induced by climatic changes/variability. The 3,500 kilometer long Zambezi River plays an indispensible role for southern African socioeconomic life. 128 million people inhabit...