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Welcome to Environmental Peacebuilding

 

Environmental peacebuilding integrates natural resource management in conflict prevention, mitigation, resolution, and recovery to build resilience in communities affected by conflict.  Join our growing global community of researchers, practitioners, and decision makers in sharing experiences and lessons from managing natural resources in conflict-affected settings, accessing new research on the topic, and participating in events to support the growing network of professionals active in environmental peacebuilding.

 

 

Books

 

The initiative is producing six edited books (published by Earthscan) that include 150 case studies and other analyses from 60 conflict-affected countries and territories, written by 225 researchers, practitioners, and decision makers from around the world.  The books can be purchased online by clicking the... Read More

 

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High-Value Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: Päivi Lujala, Siri Aas Rustad

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Assessing and Restoring Natural Resources in Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: David Jensen, Steve Lonergan

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Land and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: Jon Unruh, Rhodri C. Williams

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Water and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: Erika Weinthal, Jessica Troell, Mikiyasu Nakayama

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Livelihoods, Natural Resources, and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: Helen Young, Lisa Goldman

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Governance, Natural Resources, and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: Carl Bruch, Carroll Muffett, Sandra S. Nichols

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Recent Library Additions

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Predicting International River Basin Conflict and Cooperation

Global Environmental Politics, 2014

Growing demands for water combined with supply constraints may lead to an increased potential for international water conflicts, because many of the world’s freshwater systems cut across national boundaries. Which...

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Population Growth, Environmental Degradation, and State-Sponsored Violence:...

International Security, 1998

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Demographic Change, Natural Resources and Violence: The Current Debate

Journal of International Affairs, 2002

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Events

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No War 2017: War and the Environment

22 September 2017

Washington, DC

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Seminar on Impact of New EU Conflict Minerals Legislation

24 September 2017

Vicenza, Italy

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Myanmar: Project Evaluator (multiple positions)

17 September 2017

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Myanmar : Country Representative - Yangoon

17 September 2017

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The Risks of Depleted Uranium Contamination in Post-Conflict Countries: Fin...

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Case Study from Vol. 2: Assessing and Restoring Natural Resources in Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

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The Abyei Territorial Dispute Between North and South Sudan: Why Has Its Re...

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Case Study from Vol. 3: Land and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

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