ECSP Report 9

Jane Goodall kicks off the 9th edition of the ECSP Report with her assessment of population and environment connections in Africa. The diverse collection of articles also features commentaries on global poverty and U.S. national security.

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ECSP Report 9

Jane Goodall kicks off the 9th edition of the ECSP Report with her assessment of population and environment connections in Africa. The diverse collection of articles also features commentaries on global poverty and U.S. national security. Complete report.

Bridging the Chasm: Helping People and the Environment Across Africa

Jane Goodall
This commentary is an edited transcript of an address Dr. Goodall gave to a Washington policy audience at the Woodrow Wilson Center on 3 April 2003.

Burning the Bridge to the 21st Century: The End of the Era of Integrated Conferences

Frederick Meyerson
While global environmental and population challenges are clearer and more pressing than ever, the international community seems less capable of constructive agreement, writes Frederick Meyerson.

Commentary: Should Global Poverty be a U.S. National Security Issue? (Part 1)

Vincent Ferraro, Carol J. Lancaster , and Per Pinstrup-Andersen
ECSP invited analysts to address whether global poverty should and can be a U.S. national security issue.

Commentary: Should Global Poverty be a U.S. National Security Issue? (Part 2)

Jeffrey Sachs and John W. Sewell
ECSP invited analysts to address whether global poverty should and can be a U.S. national security issue (Part 2).

Population and Environment: A Review of Funding Themes and Trends

Susan L. Gibbs
In June of 2002, the David and Lucile Packard Foundation commissioned the following report reviewing the “state of play” in population and environment funding.

The Human Dimensions of Environmental Insecurity: Some Insights from South Asia

Adil Najam
This article presents the key insights that emerged from a regional research project that explored environment and security links in the context of South Asia.

A Southern African Perspective on Transboundary Water Resource Management

Anthony Turton
Southern Africa’s transboundary rivers and their associated ecosystems could become either drivers of peace and economic integration or sources of endemic conflict, writes Anthony Turton.

Exchange: Violent Environments

Thomas Homer-Dixon, Nancy Peluso, and Michael Watts
ECSP invited Homer-Dixon, Peluso, and Watts to engage in a dialogue about Violent Environments, as well as the future of environmental security research.

ECSP Report 9: Reviews (Part 1)

Jeremy Lind, Bill Derman, and Larry A. Swatuk
Experts review new publications (Part 1).

ECSP Report 9: Reviews (Part 2)

Simon Dalby, Keith Krause, and Richard Matthew
Experts review new publications (Part 2).

ECSP Report 9: Reviews (Part 3)

Shannon O’Lear, Ted Gaulin, and Paul Simon
Experts review new publications (Part 3).

ECSP Report 9: Reviews (Part 4)

Baruch Boxer, Tom Merrick, and Joseph Winchester Brown
Experts review new publications (Part 4).

ECSP Report 9: Reviews (Part 5)

Frederick Meyerson, Gayl Ness, and Elizabeth L. Chalecki
Experts review new publications (Part 5).

ECSP Report 9: Reviews (Part 6)

Melinda Moore and Jennifer W. Kaczor
Experts review new publications (Part 6).

ECSP Report 9: Official Statements

Excerpts from recent official statements that prominently cite environment, population, health, and human security issues in the context of national and security interests.

Event Summary: Navigating Peace

Event summary for Navigating Peace: Generating New Thinking about Water.

ECSP Report 9: Event Summaries (Part 1)

Robert Lalasz
Summaries include Banking the 'Demographic Dividend' with David E. Bloom; Linking Health, Environment, and Community Development, with Mechai Viravaidya; and Good Water Makes Good Neighbors, with Gidon Bromberg and Abdel-Rahman Sultan.

ECSP Report 9: Event Summaries (Part 2)

Robert Lalasz
Summaries include Conservation, Population and Health, with Jane Goodall; and The HIV/AIDS Pandemic and Critical Policy Issues for the Armed Forces, with Stuart Kingma and Rodger Yeager.

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