Climate Change and the UN Security Council: Bully Pulpit or Bull in a China Shop?
Source: Global Environmental Politics, 2017
Author(s): Ken Conca, Joe Thwaites, and Goueun Lee
Peace and Security Operations
Although claims about climate/conflict links remain contested, concerns that climate change will affect peace and security have gained traction in academic, activist, and policy circles. One set of pressures for responsive action has centered on the UN Security Council, which has held several often-contentious debates on the topic. Whether the...