From Conflict to Peacebuilding: UNEP's Role in Environmental Assessment and Recovery
Source: Wilson Center, 2008-2009
Author(s): David Jensen
Democratic Republic of the Congo,
Peace and Security Operations
"If people cannot find clean water for drinking, wood for shelter and energy, or land for crops, what are the chances that peace will be successful and durable? Very slim," says David Jensen of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), who describes UNEP's activities in Afghanistan, Sudan, and other areas of...