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Mapping Hotspots of Climate and Security Vulnerability [Podcast]

Mapping Hotspots of Climate and Security Vulnerability [Podcast]

Source: New Security Beat, 2017

Author(s): Joshua Busby

Topics: Climate Change, Land, Renewable Resources

Added: 03/10/2017

 

Maps help us to grasp complex ideas, such as patterns of risk and vulnerability, but the stories they tell can have significant implications. “It’s very difficult to validate that what you’re capturing in the maps is representative of real-world phenomenon,” says Joshua Busby in this week’s “Backdraft” episode, describing his efforts to map climate and security...

 

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Lake Chad – Tackling Climate-Fragility Risks [Video]

Lake Chad – Tackling Climate-Fragility Risks [Video]

Source: aDelphi, 2017

Author(s): Stella Schaller, Janani Vivekananda, Stephan Wolters, Christopher Stolzenberg, and Paul-Müller Hahl

Countries: Cameroon, Chad, Niger, Nigeria

Topics: Climate Change, Conflict Prevention, Livelihoods, Renewable Resources

Added: 26/09/2017

 

The world’s most extensive humanitarian crisis since 1945 is currently playing out in the four countries that surround Lake Chad: Cameroon, Chad, Niger, and Nigeria. Multiple stressors converge in the region. Unemployment, violent insurgencies, poverty and depleting resources interact with climate change and create a perfect storm of climate-fragility risks. The international community must act, in order...

 

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Reverse Osmosis for Water Purification in Badghis Province, Afghanistan [Video]

Reverse Osmosis for Water Purification in Badghis Province, Afghanistan [Video]

Source: World Vision, 2017

Countries: Afghanistan

Topics: Basic Services, Renewable Resources

Added: 07/09/2017

 

For the first time in Afghanistan, World Vision (WV) has established a solar-powered reverse osmosis and ultrafiltration system to provide clean, safe drinking water for 700 families (approximately 4900 people) in Ab Kamari district of Badghis province. It is the first solar-powered reverse osmosis unit with ultrafiltration that has ever been constructed in Afghanistan.

 

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Climate Change and Terrorist Groups - Explaining the Links [Video]

Climate Change and Terrorist Groups - Explaining the Links [Video]

Source: Adelphi, 2017

Author(s): Neil Morisetti, Bert Koenders, and Lukas Rüttinger

Topics: Climate Change, Conflict Causes, Governance, Renewable Resources

Added: 07/09/2017

 

The rise of non-state armed groups and terrorism poses new challenges for national, regional and international security. As the climate is changing, so too are the conditions in which these groups operate. Our new video, featuring Neil Morisetti and Bert Koenders, sheds light on ongoing discussions and latest research revolving around climate change, non-state armed groups...

 

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15 Years of Environmental Peacebuilding [Audio]

Source: The Wilson Center, 2017

Author(s): Sreya Panuganti

Topics: Cooperation, Governance, Renewable Resources

Added: 20/08/2017

 

Fifteen years ago, Ken Conca and Geoff Dabelko released Environmental Peacemaking. At the time, researchers were exploring how environmental degradation could catalyze conflict, but the potential for environmental cooperation had been largely neglected. They found the potential for the environment to be a point of engagement and reconciliation existed around the world, an appreciation that has...

 

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Michael Kugelman on Pakistan’s “Nightmare” Water Scenario [Audio]

Michael Kugelman on Pakistan’s “Nightmare” Water Scenario [Audio]

Source: The Wilson Center, 2017

Author(s): Benjamin Dills

Countries: Pakistan

Topics: Climate Change, Governance, Renewable Resources

Added: 20/08/2017

 

“Water scarcity is a nightmare scenario that is all too real and all but inevitable in Pakistan,” says Michael Kugelman, deputy director of the Wilson Center’s Asia Program, in this week’s podcast. Pakistan faces the intersecting challenges of population growth, inefficient infrastructure and policies, deep societal inequality, and climate change, leading to a situation where the...

 

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Climate Change Implications for Security - What Options for Policy? [Video]

Climate Change Implications for Security - What Options for Policy? [Video]

Source: Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, 2016

Topics: Climate Change, Conflict Causes, Conflict Prevention

Added: 06/07/2017

 

Climate change is widely recognized as one of the major forces shaping the future. It is also an example of how human actions fundamentally affect the basic physical processes of the world with potentially disastrous consequences for human societies. Given the profound impact of climate change, it is increasingly being viewed as a source of security...

 

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How Climate Change Influences Geopolitics – Interview with Francesco Femia [Video]

How Climate Change Influences Geopolitics – Interview with Francesco Femia [Video]

Source: adelphi, 2017

Topics: Climate Change, Livelihoods, Renewable Resources

Added: 01/07/2017

 

Climate change can have severe impacts on security. In this interview, Francesco Femia, Co-Founder and President at the Center for Climate and Security, explains how climate change can exacerbate already existing drivers of migration, such as food or water stress, creating major migration flows that can have a significant regional and international security impact. He also...

 

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Climate Security at Stockholm Forum on Peace and Development 2017 [Video]

Climate Security at Stockholm Forum on Peace and Development 2017 [Video]

Source: adelphi, 2017

Topics: Climate Change, Conflict Prevention, Humanitarian Assistance

Added: 01/07/2017

 

With a focus on ‘Sustaining peace: what works?’, the 2017 Stockholm Forum on Peace and Development from 3-4 May gathered a wide range of interesting stakeholders active in peacebuilding, development, climate change, humanitarian work and foreign policy. The aim was to identify good practices in peacebuilding interventions and approaches that can be replicated elsewhere. Climate change...

 

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Should the UN Security Council Deal with Climate Change? Interview with Dan Smith [Video]

Should the UN Security Council Deal with Climate Change? Interview with Dan Smith [Video]

Source: aldelphi, 2017

Topics: Climate Change, Conflict Prevention

Added: 01/07/2017

 

Dan Smith, Director of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, talks about why climate change with its destabilizing effects will inevitably land on the agenda of the UN Security Council and further elaborates on what the UNSC’s main tasks will be in this regard.

 

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