On Exposure, Vulnerability and Violence: Spatial Distribution of Risk Factors for Climate Change and Violent Conflict across Kenya and Uganda
Source: Political Geography, 2014
Author(s): Tobias Ide, Janpeter Schilling, Jasmin S.A. Link, Jürgen Scheffran, Grace Ngaruiya, and Thomas Weinzierl
Recent studies discuss the link between climate change and violent conflict, especially for East Africa. While there is extensive literature on the question whether climate change increases the risk of violent conflict onset, not much is known about where a climate-conflict link is most likely to be found. We address this question by analyzing...