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There are 358 items related to Climate Change. Items are listed by date added.

 

Blue Diplomacy: Transboundary Water Governance from a Foreign Policy Lens

Blue Diplomacy: Transboundary Water Governance from a Foreign Policy Lens

Source: Heinrich Böll Stiftung, 2016

Author(s): Aneel Salman

Topics: Climate Change, Renewable Resources

Added: 01/02/2017

 

Water quantity and quality are deteriorating and the struggle among all common water users is likely to intensify. This may become even more visible in river basins that cross political boundaries of different countries. History reveals that in many situations, this mutual need may bring strategic cooperation rather than open...

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Addressing Global Environmental Challenges from a Peace Ecology Perspective

Addressing Global Environmental Challenges from a Peace Ecology Perspective

Source: Springer, 2016

Author(s): Hans Günter Brauch, Úrsula Oswald Spring, Juliet Bennett, and S. E. Serrano Oswald

Countries: Honduras, Mexico

Topics: Climate Change, Governance, Renewable Resources

Added: 01/02/2017

 

Addressing global environmental challenges from a peace ecology perspective, the present book offers peer-reviewed texts that build on the expanding field of peace ecology and applies this concept to global environmental challenges in the Anthropocene. Hans Günter Brauch (Germany) offers a typology of time and turning points in the 20th...

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Handbook on Sustainability Transition and Sustainable Peace

Handbook on Sustainability Transition and Sustainable Peace

Source: Springer, 2016

Author(s): Hans Günter Brauch, Úrsula Oswald Spring, John Grinn, and Jürgen Scheffran

Topics: Climate Change, Governance, Renewable Resources

Added: 01/02/2017

 

In this book 60 authors from many disciplines and from 18 countries on five continents examine in ten parts: Moving towards Sustainability Transition; Aiming at Sustainable Peace; Meeting Challenges of the 21st Century: Demographic Imbalances, Temperature Rise and the Climate–Conflict Nexus; Initiating Research on Global Environmental Change, Limits to Growth, Decoupling...

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Is Human Security a Relevant Concept in the Context of Climate Change Adaptation Policies?

Is Human Security a Relevant Concept in the Context of Climate Change Adaptation Policies?

Source: Springer, 2017

Author(s): Katriona McGlade, Christiane Gerstetter, Elizabeth Tedsen, and Rodrigo Vidaurre

Topics: Climate Change, Conflict Causes

Added: 01/02/2017

 

This paper analyses the relevance of the concept of human security for the purpose of climate adaptation policies. The starting point of this inquiry is recent high-level debates and reports framing climate change as a security issue. One way in which climate change can be considered a ‘security risk’ is...

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Climate Security as a Framework for Climate Policy and Governance

Climate Security as a Framework for Climate Policy and Governance

Source: Springer, 2017

Author(s): Mohamed Behnassi

Topics: Climate Change, Conflict Causes, Governance

Added: 01/02/2017

 

There is growing evidence that the impacts of climate change have the potential to trigger or amplify many risks and vulnerabilities with the possibility of increasing the likelihood of tensionsand conflicts in many fragile countries. This may also undermine the ability ofsomegovernmentsto provide the conditions necessary for human security. Such...

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Climate and National Security: Impacts on Foreign Policy [Video]

Climate and National Security: Impacts on Foreign Policy [Video]

Source: Aspen Institute , 2008

Author(s): Jay Gulledge, John Podesta, James Steinberg, and R. James Woolsey

Topics: Climate Change, Livelihoods

Added: 01/02/2017

 

A panel consisting of Jay Gulledge, John Podesta, James Steinberg, and R. James Woolsey discuss Climate and National Security: Impacts on Foreign Policy at the 2008 Aspen ideas Festival.

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The Age of Consequences: The Foreign Policy and National Security Implications of Global Climate Change

The Age of Consequences: The Foreign Policy and National Security Implications of Global Climate Change

Source: Center for Strategic & International Studies and Center for a New American Security, 2007

Author(s): Kurt M. Campbell, Jay Gulledge, J.R. McNeill, John Podesta, Peter Ogden, Leon Fuerth, R. James Woolsey, Alexander T.J. Lennon, Julianne Smith, Richard Weitz, and Derek Mix

Topics: Climate Change, Land

Added: 01/02/2017

 

In August 2007, a Russian adventurer descended 4,300 meters under the thinning ice of the North Pole to plant a titanium flag, claiming some 1.2 million square kilometers of the Arctic for mother Russia. Not to be outdone, the Prime Minister of Canada stated his intention to boost his nation’s...

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National Security Implications of Global Climate Change

National Security Implications of Global Climate Change

Source: C2ES, 2009

Topics: Climate Change, Livelihoods

Added: 01/02/2017

 

Recently, respected voices in the U.S. national security community—general officers, CIA analysts, high-level Pentagon officials—have warned that global climate change threatens American security. The security implications of climate change can be parsed into three broad categories: the changing foreign policy landscape, U.S. military missions and operations, national security as a driver...

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Scientific Uncertainty and Security Risks of Climate Change

Scientific Uncertainty and Security Risks of Climate Change

Source: Johns Hopkins University, 2010

Author(s): Jay Gulledge

Topics: Climate Change, Governance, Renewable Resources

Added: 01/02/2017

 

Risk perception is the key to figuring out how we are going to manage this type of risk. Climate change is very complex, nonlinear, long-term, intergenerational. It is about as difficult and uncertain a problem as you can find, and it is loaded with risk. So a risk-management framework is...

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Degrees of Risk: Defining a Risk Management Framework for Climate Security

Degrees of Risk: Defining a Risk Management Framework for Climate Security

Source: E3G, 2011

Author(s): Nick Mabey, Jay Gulledge, Bernard Finel, and Katherine Silverthorne

Topics: Climate Change, Livelihoods, Programming

Added: 01/02/2017

 

There is a growing consensus in the security community that climate change presents significant risks to the delivery of national, regional and global security goals. Through sea level rise, shortages of food and water and severe weather events, climate change will have significant impacts on all countries, which in turn...

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