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The South China Sea Power Struggle [Infographic]

The South China Sea Power Struggle [Infographic]

Source: Business Insider, 2015

Countries: Brunei, China, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, South Korea, Thailand, Vietnam

Topics: Conflict Causes, Extractive Resources

Added: 19/07/2016

 

This map shows the territorial claims in the South China Sea.

 

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Overlapping Claims in the South China Sea [Infographic]

Overlapping Claims in the South China Sea [Infographic]

Source: Reuters and Business Insider, 2016

Author(s): Amanda Macias

Countries: China, Malaysia, Philippines, Taiwan, Vietnam

Topics: Conflict Causes, Extractive Resources

Added: 19/07/2016

 

Six nations contest all or parts of the South China Sea, which has led to confrontations between China and some of its neighbors of the potentially oil-and-gas rich area. Here is a look at how each claim compares with the official exclusive economic zone (EEZ), the waters extending 200 nautical miles from the coast.

 

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Paris Was a Success, but the Climate-Security Response is Lagging, Says Nick Mabey [Audio]

Paris Was a Success, but the Climate-Security Response is Lagging, Says Nick Mabey [Audio]

Source: New Security Beat, 2016

Author(s): Sean Peoples

Topics: Climate Change

Added: 04/07/2016

 

In the months leading up to the United Nations conference on climate change in Paris last fall, expectations were high. And the result actually exceeded those expectations in many respects, says Nick Mabey, director and chief executive at the environment consultancy E3G, in this week’s podcast.

 

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Should the UN Security Council Take Up Climate Security Issues? Ken Conca on Institutional Change [Audio]

Should the UN Security Council Take Up Climate Security Issues? Ken Conca on Institutional Change [Audio]

Source: New Security Beat, 2016

Author(s): Sean Peoples

Topics: Climate Change, Programming

Added: 19/06/2016

 

As the dust settles on the newly minted Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Paris climate agreement, countries have begun tackling operational questions aimed at limiting global warming to two degrees Celsius and ensuring peaceful, sustainable development.

 

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Merci Congo [Video]

Merci Congo [Video]

Source: Paul Freedman, 2016

Countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo

Topics: Conflict Prevention, Extractive Resources

Added: 08/06/2016

 

The ongoing conflict in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo has been called the “Deadliest War Since World War Two”.  More than five million Congolese have died since 1994 while millions more have been displaced by the violence and chaos plaguing the region.   Merci Congo is an independently produced documentary film that explores the impulse in...

 

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"We Have No Fear of Trouble": China Talks Tough over South China Sea [Infographic]

"We Have No Fear of Trouble": China Talks Tough over South China Sea [Infographic]

Source: CNN, 2016

Author(s): Tim Hume

Countries: China

Topics: Conflict Causes

Added: 07/06/2016

 

Numerous countries have rival, overlapping territorial claims in the South China Sea. China, Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam all dispute the sovereignty of various island chains and surrounding waters, which has triggered a number of flashpoints and standoffs in recent years.

 

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Sharon Burke on How the U.S. Military is Planning for Climate Change [Audio]

Sharon Burke on How the U.S. Military is Planning for Climate Change [Audio]

Source: New Security Beat, 2016

Author(s): Sean Peoples

Countries: United States

Topics: Climate Change, Cooperation, Humanitarian Assistance

Added: 08/05/2016

 

Climate change is impacting the U.S. military in two major ways, explains Sharon Burke in this week’s podcast. Burke, who served as the First Assistant Secretary of Defense for Operational Energy from 2010 to 2014 and is now with the New America Foundation, says the Department of Defense has done a lot to consider how changing climate...

 

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Jon Unruh on Darfur and the Importance of Flexible Institutions for Managing Migration Conflict [Audio]

Jon Unruh on Darfur and the Importance of Flexible Institutions for Managing Migration Conflict [Audio]

Source: New Security Beat, 2016

Author(s): Sean Peoples

Countries: Sudan

Topics: Conflict Prevention, Governance

Added: 08/05/2016

 

When it comes to environmental change, “policies and laws can have a very productive contribution toward positive adaptation, or they can subvert that and constrain options,” says Jon Unruh, Associate Professor of Human Geography and International Development at McGill University, in this week’s podcast.

 

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Ghana’s Gold Diggers: Chinese Miners Bring Conflict

Ghana’s Gold Diggers: Chinese Miners Bring Conflict

Source: Science Development Net, 2016

Author(s): Jon Spaull

Countries: Ghana

Topics: Extractive Resources, Livelihoods

Added: 09/04/2016

 

China has had a long history of investment in Ghana, whether it be building the country’s national theatre or constructing roads and dams. But the Chinese influence has not always been beneficial.   Now it is causing environmental devastation and social unrest.   An influx of illegal Chinese miners, attracted by the abundance of gold, has...

 

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Palestine Marks 'Land Day' amid Fresh Israeli Land Grabs [Infographic]

Palestine Marks 'Land Day' amid Fresh Israeli Land Grabs [Infographic]

Source: Anadolu Agency, 2016

Author(s): Anees Bargouthi

Countries: Israel, Palestine

Topics: Land

Added: 09/04/2016

 

According to Palestinean Central Bureau of Statistics, Israel has seized 85 percent of historical Palestine since Jewish state was established in 1948.

 

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