In an exclusive interview MacArthur “Genius” Fellow Peter Gleick answers questions on growing constraints of freshwater availability, quality, and use.
Natural resource-related conflicts are the predominant types of conflict in northern Nigeria, according to research by Anthony Nyong. Predicted climactic changes will affect patterns of distribution and availability, and potentially further exacerbate conflict, he writes.
Environment Key to Resolving Conflicts, Building Peace, Says UN Environment Programme Director Achim Steiner
MAY 2009—YouTube Videos Feature Steiner on Climate Change, Conflict, Cooperation
Nearly 70 percent of water withdrawn in China is for agriculture, while 20 percent is withdrawn to mine, process, and consume coal. By 2020, China’s water use — driven in large part by the 30 percent expected increase in coal-fired power production — will increase dramatically.
MEDIA ADVISORY: ECSP Director Geoff Dabelko Joins Premier Donors and Social Investors for Conference on Global Social Impact
APRIL 2008—Global Philanthropy Forum to Draw Cutting-Edge Donors, Social Entrepreneurs
Alexander Carius and Geoffrey D. Dabelko analyze gaps in institutional responses to environment and conflict.
China Environment Series Editor Issues Call for Papers-Focus on Environmental Health Challenges in China
NOVEMBER 2006 - CEF Welcoming Proposals for CES 9
"AIDS Warriors" Films Soldiers Fighting the Problems of Peace
Security brief, online chat examine connections between population and conflict