Paris Climate Agreement to be Signed on Earth Day
Earth Day 2016 will include the historic and symbolic signing of the Paris Climate Agreement. Roger-Mark De Souza, the Wilson Center’s Director of Population, Environmental Security, and Resilience discusses the significance of the agreement and its implications for addressing climate change. That’s the focus of this edition of WilsonCenter NOW.
Environmental Change and Security Program
The Environmental Change and Security Program (ECSP) explores the connections between environmental change, health, and population dynamics and their links to conflict, human insecurity, and foreign policy. Read more
Global Risk and Resilience Program
The Global Risk and Resilience Program (GRRP) seeks to support the development of inclusive, resilient networks in local communities facing global change. By providing a platform for sharing lessons, mapping knowledge, and linking people and ideas, GRRP and its affiliated programs empower policymakers, practitioners, and community members to participate in the global dialogue on sustainability and resilience. Empowered communities are better able to develop flexible, diverse, and equitable networks of resilience that can improve their health, preserve their natural resources, and build peace between people in a changing world. Read more