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Events / Archived Events
24 February 2014 | Woodrow Wilson Center
USAID, Global Sustainability and Resilience Program, and Middle East Program
Join us for the launch of USAID’s Water and Conflict Toolkit for Programming, a document designed to help development practitioners gain a deeper understanding of the forces driving violence and ins...
20 February 2014 | American University, Washington DC
American University Washington College of Law
Pillage: Exploring the Links Between Armed Conflict and Natural Resource Exploitation Thursday, February 20, 20143:00 pm - 5:00 pmAmerican University Washington College of Law4801 Massachusetts Avenu...
18 February 2014 | Live Webcast
Professional Development and Training for Mining
Summary The extractive industry has the potential to significantly transform environments, communities and economies. At times, such transformation may manifest in conflicts or disputes between a r...
28 January 2014 | Washington D.C.
During this exchange, held in Washington on November 5 and 6 2013, members of military, humanitarian and environmental communities shared their current best environmental field practices. See link...
27 January 2014 | Tel Aviv, Israel
Friends of the Earth Middle East
EcoPeace / Friends of the Earth Middle East (FoEME) and the Institute for National Security Studies (INSS) invite you to attend a conference on: Cross Border Environmental Issues and Water Resources i...
3 December 2013 | Geneva Center for Security Policy
UNEP, ELI, ProAct Network
The objectives of the exchange are to identify environment policies, practices and experience of the humanitarian and military communities to define how to improve the overall impact of humanitarian a...
6 November 2013
On 5 November 2001, the UN General Assembly declared 6 November of each year as the International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict. Though mankind ha...
5 November 2013 | ELI Office, Washington, DC
ELI, UNEP, ProAct Network
Exchange environmental policies, practices and experience between the military, humanitarian and environmental communities to improve the overall effectiveness of humanitarian assistance by reducing...
11 October 2013 | World Bank Headquarters, Washington, DC
The World Bank
At least 80 percent of countries considered fragile or affected by conflict are home to valuable extractive resources that the global economy hungers for. Earth’s riches like oil, gas, and mineral...
18 June 2012 | Rio+20, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
ELI, McGill University, UNEP, University of Tokyo