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Mining for Minerals in Afghanistan [Video]

Mining for Minerals in Afghanistan [Video]

Source: NATO, 2014

Countries: Afghanistan

Topics: Extractive Resources

Added: 29/11/2015

 

Afghanistan is estimated to have $3 trillion worth of mineral deposits, which through years of insecurity have remained unexploited. Gold, iron ore, copper ore, emeralds, lapis, rubies as well as natural gas are all found in the north of the country. Now with help from advisors from the US Task Force for Business and Stability...

 

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Entre el Agua y el Aceite de Palma [Video]

Entre el Agua y el Aceite de Palma [Video]

Between Water and Oil Palm

Source: Environmental Investigation Agency, Comisión Interesclesial de Justicia y Paz, 2015

Added: 25/11/2015

 

El video de Justicia y Paz y EIA, “Entre el Agua y la Palma Aceitera,” documenta cómo las inversiones han venido a costo de los derechos indígenas en Mapiripán, una municipalidad de la region Meta. Una compañía italiana, Poligrow Ltd., ha prohibido a las comunidades indígenas Sikunai y Jiw el uso de sus tierras tradicionales...

 

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Mapiripán: Between Water and Oil Palm [Video]

Mapiripán: Between Water and Oil Palm [Video]

Source: Environmental Investigation Agency, Comisión Interesclesial de Justicia y Paz, 2015

Countries: Colombia

Topics: Conflict Causes, Land, Renewable Resources

Added: 25/11/2015

 

In collaboration with the Colombian human rights non-profit La Comisión Intereclesial de Justicia y Paz, EIA invites you to learn about the devastating impact that the growing palm oil sector in Colombia has had on the local communities of Mapiripan, Colombia. This brief documentary, “Between Water and Oil Palm,” shows evidence that Italian-owned palm oil company...

 

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Water: Think Again [Video]

Water: Think Again [Video]

Source: TEDx, 2015

Author(s): Kaveh Madani

Topics: Conflict Causes, Renewable Resources

Added: 16/11/2015

 

WATER. It's the most essential and pervasive element of life. Yet, nearly half of humanity will face water scarcity by 2030 due to climate change and population growth. What can be done about the looming crisis of a global drought? Could water scarcity spark war as world leaders have already predicted? In this bold and...

 

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Communities & the State: Getting the Property Relationship Right for a Safer 21st Century (Third Al-Moumin Distinguished Lecture in Environmental Peacebuilding) [Video]

Communities & the State: Getting the Property Relationship Right for a Safer 21st Century (Third Al-Moumin Distinguished Lecture in Environmental Peacebuilding) [Video]

Source: Environmental Law Institute, 2015

Author(s): Liz Alden Wily

Countries: Africa

Topics: Governance, Land

Added: 13/10/2015

 

Several billion rural poor still lack secure land tenure. Their communal assets are most affected. But this is beginning to change. These changes can play a crucial role in limiting conflict in troubled agrarian regions. They can also help remove impediments to transition to fairer and more accountable forms of the modern agrarian state. This lecture–the...

 

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The Big Picture [Video]

The Big Picture [Video]

Source: RT, August 2015

Countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo, USA

Topics: Extractive Resources, Governance

Added: 02/09/2015

 

Stephen Spaulding, Policy Counsel for Common Cause, joins Sam Sacks on "The Big Picture RT" to discuss conflict minerals and how a part of a SEC rule that requires companies to disclose their use of conflict minerals was struck down by a DC circuit court in August 2015.

 

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Paani [Video]

Paani [Video]

Source: Yash Raj Films, 2015

Author(s): Shekhar Kapur

Countries: India

Topics: Conflict Causes, Renewable Resources

Added: 13/08/2015

 

Thirty-five years into the future in a city with a population of 20 million people, a war has begun in the quest for water known as the Water Wars between those that have water and those that do not. At a time when water has become a weapon of social and economic control. 

 

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Water Wars from the Pharaohs to the West Bank in 2 mins. via LEGO Animation [Video]

Water Wars from the Pharaohs to the West Bank in 2 mins. via LEGO Animation [Video]

Source: AJ+, 2015

Topics: Conflict Causes, Renewable Resources

Added: 09/08/2015

 

"They call it blue gold." This short video uses LEGO animation to illustrate how water has fueled conflict throughout history. The video provides examples of water wars, ranging from a war in ancient Mesopotamia over a key irrigation canal to the construction of dams in Ethiopia and China to water permits and fines in the...

 

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World Population Day 2015: Demographic Resilience [Video]

World Population Day 2015: Demographic Resilience [Video]

Source: Woodrow Wilson Center, 2015

Author(s): Roger-Mark De Souza

Countries: Africa

Topics: Climate Change, Programming

Added: 06/07/2015

 

As events and discussions centered around World Population Day 2015 begin and continue, we spoke with the Wilson Center’s Roger-Mark De Souza about the concept of “demographic resilience.” Is a younger population more prone to conflict and instability? And what other contextual factors weigh in to the equation? He explains the meaning of “demographic resilience, and...

 

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Big Men [Video]

Big Men [Video]

Source: Impact Partners, 2015

Author(s): Directed by Rachel Boynton

Countries: Nigeria

Topics: Extractive Resources

Added: 06/07/2015

 

A good movie gives you a ticket to a secret world and "Big Men" delivers again and again, taking you into rooms you have no business entering. You’ll eavesdrop on meetings about oil deals worth billions of dollars and watch heavily armed militants preparing to strike. It’s a fast-paced tour through the high-powered world of...

 

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