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Conflicted: The Fight over Congo's Minerals [Video]

Conflicted: The Fight over Congo's Minerals [Video]

Source: Al Jazeera, 2016

Countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo

Topics: Extractive Resources, Governance

Added: 27/09/2016

 

AL Jazeera's newest Fault Lines episode travels to the region to hear from miners who have been struggling to make ends meet and questions advocacy groups that say Dodd-Frank 1502 has been a success. With evidence of fraud and smuggling, how can some of the biggest brands in the technology industry take credit for reducing...

 

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Natural Resource Management and Peacebuilding in Afghanistan

Natural Resource Management and Peacebuilding in Afghanistan

Source: UNEP, 2016

Countries: Afghanistan

Topics: Extractive Resources, Governance, Renewable Resources

Added: 07/09/2016

 

Afghanistan’s precious natural resources – its land, water, forests and mineral deposits – are critical to the country’s prospects for a peaceful and prosperous future. However, the management of natural resources can also influence conflict in Afghanistan. Natural resources are scarce resources that communities fight over, instruments of coercion used to exert control, and a source...

 

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Forest Heroes of Cambodia [Video]

Forest Heroes of Cambodia [Video]

Source: Danmission and the University of Copenhagen, 2016

Author(s): Allan Michaud

Countries: Cambodia

Topics: Governance, Land, Livelihoods, Renewable Resources

Added: 02/09/2016

 

The Prey Lang Community Network (PLCN) have been fighting illegal logging and land clearance across Prey Lang forest for almost 2 decades. One of their biggest problems has been to provide evidence of the numerous illegal activities occurring on a daily basis across Prey Lang.

 

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The Conflict Minerals Effect Video Series Part II: Industry Challenges [Video]

The Conflict Minerals Effect Video Series Part II: Industry Challenges [Video]

Source: Creation Technologies, 2015

Author(s): David Smart

Countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo, United States

Topics: Extractive Resources, Governance

Added: 21/08/2016

 

In the second installment of our video series on conflict minerals, I discuss industry challenges and the effectiveness of the Dodd Frank legislation. Regulating the origin of raw materials is easier said than done. While it has good intentions, the Dodd Frank Act is flawed and presents significant compliance barriers for electronics manufacturers. This is a complicated issue...

 

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Role of Women in Artisanal Mining & Peacebuilding [Video]

Role of Women in Artisanal Mining & Peacebuilding [Video]

Source: Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholar, 2016

Topics: Extractive Resources, Gender, Livelihoods

Added: 15/08/2016

 

Southern Voices Network Scholar, Maame Esi Eshun says that focusing on the role of women and improving conditions for those involved in artisanal mining in Africa can provide a major boost to regional peacebuilding efforts. Her findings and call to action provide the focus for this edition of Wilson Center NOW.   Guest Maame Esi Eshun[https://www.wilsoncenter.org/person/maame-esi-eshun] is a Southern Voices...

 

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Rural Green Environment Organization, Afghanistan

Rural Green Environment Organization, Afghanistan

Source: RGEO, 2015

Countries: Afghanistan

Topics: Climate Change, Economic Recovery , Renewable Resources

Added: 07/08/2016

 

In one of the most remote and poorest provinces in Afghanistan, the Rural Green Environment Organization is working across an area of 1,500 square kilometers and 90 villages (over 40,000 people) to promote a model of community development that is based on peace building, environmental regeneration, sustainable livelihoods and wildlife protection. Following decades of conflict, insecurity and...

 

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The South China Sea Power Struggle [Infographic]

The South China Sea Power Struggle [Infographic]

Source: Business Insider, 2015

Countries: Brunei, China, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, South Korea, Thailand, Vietnam

Topics: Conflict Causes, Extractive Resources

Added: 19/07/2016

 

This map shows the territorial claims in the South China Sea.

 

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Overlapping Claims in the South China Sea [Infographic]

Overlapping Claims in the South China Sea [Infographic]

Source: Reuters and Business Insider, 2016

Author(s): Amanda Macias

Countries: China, Malaysia, Philippines, Taiwan, Vietnam

Topics: Conflict Causes, Extractive Resources

Added: 19/07/2016

 

Six nations contest all or parts of the South China Sea, which has led to confrontations between China and some of its neighbors of the potentially oil-and-gas rich area. Here is a look at how each claim compares with the official exclusive economic zone (EEZ), the waters extending 200 nautical miles from the coast.

 

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Paris Was a Success, but the Climate-Security Response is Lagging, Says Nick Mabey [Audio]

Paris Was a Success, but the Climate-Security Response is Lagging, Says Nick Mabey [Audio]

Source: New Security Beat, 2016

Author(s): Sean Peoples

Topics: Climate Change

Added: 04/07/2016

 

In the months leading up to the United Nations conference on climate change in Paris last fall, expectations were high. And the result actually exceeded those expectations in many respects, says Nick Mabey, director and chief executive at the environment consultancy E3G, in this week’s podcast.

 

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Should the UN Security Council Take Up Climate Security Issues? Ken Conca on Institutional Change [Audio]

Should the UN Security Council Take Up Climate Security Issues? Ken Conca on Institutional Change [Audio]

Source: New Security Beat, 2016

Author(s): Sean Peoples

Topics: Climate Change, Programming

Added: 19/06/2016

 

As the dust settles on the newly minted Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Paris climate agreement, countries have begun tackling operational questions aimed at limiting global warming to two degrees Celsius and ensuring peaceful, sustainable development.

 

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