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Timor-Leste's Demographic Challenges for Environment, Peace and Nation Building

Timor-Leste's Demographic Challenges for Environment, Peace and Nation Building

Source: Asia Pacific Viewpoint, 2016

Author(s): Merve Hosgelen and Udoy Saikia

Countries: Timor-Leste

Topics: Economic Recovery , Livelihoods, Programming

Added: 07/08/2017

 

Timor-Leste’s nation-building process faces significant demographic challenges because of its current and prospective population dynamics. Based on the 2010 census data this paper projects the demographic structure of Timor-Leste by 2030 and discusses the impact of the same on peace, development and environmental sustainability. This paper projects that Timor-Leste’s population...

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EcoPeace Middle East Strategic Five Year Plan, 2017-2021

EcoPeace Middle East Strategic Five Year Plan, 2017-2021

Source: EcoPeace Middle East, 2017

Countries: Israel, Jordan, Palestine

Topics: Cooperation, Programming, Renewable Resources

Added: 06/08/2017

 

EcoPeace Middle East operates under a 5-year strategic planning process. This new Strategic Plan for the years 2017-2021 builds on our earlier 5-year plan while responding to feedback, new needs and a changing geopolitical climate. Extensive interviews and discussions with staff, board members and external stakeholders serve as the basis...

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A Geography of Peace: An Investigation of Post-conflict Property and Land Administration in Aceh

A Geography of Peace: An Investigation of Post-conflict Property and Land Administration in Aceh

Source: McGill University (PhD Dissertation), 2013

Author(s): Arthur Green

Countries: Indonesia

Topics: Governance, Land, Livelihoods, Programming

Added: 06/08/2017

 

This dissertation contributes to the understanding of how the social embeddedness of property impacts post-conflict natural resource management and peacebuilding. While the idea of property as rights is naturalized in many current discourses, working with this idea that property is merely rights can cause unanticipated problems. This is especially the...

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Helping the Palestinian Territory Adapt to Climate Change

Helping the Palestinian Territory Adapt to Climate Change

Source: London School of Economics, 2014

Author(s): Michael Mason

Countries: Palestine

Topics: Climate Change, Programming, Renewable Resources

Added: 31/07/2017

 

Significant climate change is forecast for the Middle East by the end of this century, leading to greater water scarcity and falling agricultural productivity. Without pre-emptive action, the effects will be particularly severe in the occupied Palestinian territory, where the people — and the area's environmental systems — are already...

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¿En qué va la sustitución de cultivos ilícitos? Principales avances, desafíos y propuestas para hacerles frente

¿En qué va la sustitución de cultivos ilícitos? Principales avances, desafíos y propuestas para hacerles frente

What is Substitution of Illicit Crops? Major Advances, Challenges and Proposals to Address Them

Source: Fundación Ideas Para La Paz, 2017

Author(s): Juan Carlos Garzón and José Luis Bernal

Countries: Colombia

Topics: Livelihoods, Programming, Renewable Resources

Added: 22/07/2017

 

En este documento, la FIP monitorea y analiza los principales avances y dificultades del proceso de sustitución, con el fin de proveer información y recomendaciones para los actores directamente involucrados y para la ciudadanía en general. Los contenidos de este reporte se basan en el seguimiento a medios de comunicación,...

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Energy from the Foodbowl: Associated Land-Use Conflicts, Risks and Wicked Problems

Energy from the Foodbowl: Associated Land-Use Conflicts, Risks and Wicked Problems

Source: Landscape and Urban Planning, 2016

Author(s): Jo-Anne Everingham, Nina Collins, Jim Cavaye, Will Rifkin, Sue Vinke, Thomas Baumgartl, and Daniel Rodriguez

Topics: Conflict Causes, Extractive Resources, Governance, Land, Programming

Added: 12/07/2017

 

This article reports on a study of an agricultural region in southeast Queensland, Australia that is undergoing rapid change with development of an extensive coal seam gas industry and some large open cut coal mines. The region has become a locus of land use conflict between various industries: farming, grazing,...

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Wicked Environmental Problems: Managing Uncertainty and Conflict

Wicked Environmental Problems: Managing Uncertainty and Conflict

Source: Island Press, 2011

Author(s): Peter J. Balint, Ronald E. Stewart, Anand Desai, and Lawrence C. Walters

Topics: Governance, Land, Programming, Renewable Resources

Added: 12/07/2017

 

"Wicked" problems are large-scale, long-term policy dilemmas in which multiple and compounding risks and uncertainties combine with sharply divergent public values to generate contentious political stalemates; wicked problems in the environmental arena typically emerge from entrenched conflicts over natural resource management and over the prioritization of economic and conservation goals...

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Torn between War and Peace: Critiquing the Use of War to Mobilize Peaceful Climate Action

Torn between War and Peace: Critiquing the Use of War to Mobilize Peaceful Climate Action

Source: Energy Policy, 2017

Author(s): Johannes Kester and Benjamin K. Sovacool

Topics: Climate Change, Governance, Programming

Added: 05/06/2017

 

Notable studies have suggested the potentiality of the WWII wartime mobilization as a model for climate change adaptation and/or mitigation. The argument being that we need a similar rapid and total shift in our industrial social and economic environment to prevent or at least address the pending impacts of climate...

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Translating Climate Security Policy into Practice

Translating Climate Security Policy into Practice

Source: Planetary Security Initiative, 2017

Author(s): Malin Mobjörk and Dan Smith

Topics: Climate Change, Governance, Programming

Added: 05/06/2017

 

Climate change involves different consequences (flood, drought, sea level rise, etc.) which simultaneously affect numerous issue-areas (agriculture, transport, energy production, human and animal health, etc.), different levels of society (ranging from local to global), and different regions across the globe. Because of these risks’ multi-faceted characteristics, policy responses are needed...

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Integrating Peacebuilding and Sustainable Development Policies in Least Developed Countries

Integrating Peacebuilding and Sustainable Development Policies in Least Developed Countries

Source: Journal of Peacebuilding & Development, 2017

Author(s): Jacob Assa

Topics: Conflict Prevention, Economic Recovery , Programming

Added: 05/06/2017

 

The least developed countries (LDCs) have recently been referred to as the battleground on which the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will be won or lost. Figuratively this suggests that the LDCs will serve as a litmus test for meeting the SDGs, but a more literal interpretation might imply that conflicts...

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