3 Things to Watch in 2021: Environmental Change and Security
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With a new year comes new developments. See what is to come in 2021 regarding climate policy as foreign policy; unpacking connections between COVID-19, ecosystems, public health, and security; and water, sanitation, and hygiene in the time of COVID-19. For more on environmental change and security around the world, check out the latest Wilson Center publication: "On the Horizon | What to Watch in 2021."
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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