Paper contribution to January 2010 seminar on environmental peacebuilding.
MEDIA ADVISORY: Improving Access to Safe Water, Sanitation, Hygiene Requires Better Decision-Making Tools, Finds Joint Pacific Institute-ECSP Report
MAY 2008—Water, Sanitation, Hygiene Sector Lacks Comprehensive Decision-Making Tool
In this recent speech, U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator Randall Tobias delineated President Bush's AIDS Plan, focusing on prevention, treatment, and stigma reduction. The ambassador conveyed both the devastation and hope he witnessed on a recent trip to Africa. His full remarks are available here.
The 1999 issue of the ECSP Report includes features on population, urbanization, environment, and security; agriculture and conflict; and environmental change, security, and social conflicts in the Brazilian Amazon. Foreword and Table of Contents.
MARCH 2007 - Dr. Jennifer Turner, CEF, and Elizabeth Economy, CFR, comment on China accusing foreign companies of "environmental colonialism."
ECSP Director Geoff Dabelko introduces commentary on the future of environmental security.
JULY 2005--Kathryn S. Fuller Will Join the Center in October
The New Security Beat, ECSP’s blog, was launched in January 2007 to shed light on some of today’s broader security issues, including water scarcity, environmental degradation, and population growth. The posts below are selected highlights from the first year.
"Part of the outflow of migrants from rural areas of many Latin American countries has settled in remote rural areas, pushing the agricultural frontier further into the forest," writes David López-Carr in a recent article in Population & Environment, "The population, agriculture, and environment nexus in Latin America." In a May 4 presentation at the LAC Economic Growth and Environment Strategic Planning Workshop in Panama City, Panama, he discussed how to integrate family planning and environmental services in rural Latin America.
A workshop report focused on three areas of intersection that have dominated discussions of climate and security links in developing country contexts.