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Welcome to Environmental Peacebuilding

 

Environmental peacebuilding integrates natural resource management in conflict prevention, mitigation, resolution, and recovery to build resilience in communities affected by conflict.  Join our growing global community of researchers, practitioners, and decision makers in sharing experiences and lessons from managing natural resources in conflict-affected settings, accessing new research on the topic, and participating in events to support the growing network of professionals active in environmental peacebuilding.

 

 

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Books

 

The initiative is producing six edited books (published by Earthscan) that include 150 case studies and other analyses from 60 conflict-affected countries and territories, written by 225 researchers, practitioners, and decision makers from around the world.  The books can be purchased online by clicking the... Read More

 

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High-Value Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: Päivi Lujala, Siri Aas Rustad

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Assessing and Restoring Natural Resources in Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: David Jensen, Steve Lonergan

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Land and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: Jon Unruh, Rhodri C. Williams

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Water and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: Erika Weinthal, Jessica Troell, Mikiyasu Nakayama

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Livelihoods, Natural Resources, and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: Helen Young, Lisa Goldman

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Governance, Natural Resources, and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Editors: Carl Bruch, Carroll Muffett, Sandra S. Nichols

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Burma's Revolution from Below

Foreign Policy, 2015

In the streets, paths, and paddy fields of hundreds of Burmese towns and villages, thousands of protesters are mobilizing, in creative and often radical ways, for everything from...

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Tierra y Conflicto:Kit de Herramientas y Orientación para la Prevención y l...

EU-UN Partnership on Land and Natural Resources, 2012

Los confl­ictos surgen cuando dos o más grupos piensan que sus intereses son incompatibles. El con­flicto en sí no es un fenómeno negativo. Los con­flictos no violentos...

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Land and Conflict: Toolkit and Guidance for Preventing and Managing Land an...

EU-UN Partnership on Land and Natural Resources, 2012

Con­flict arises when two or more groups believe their interests are incompatible. Confl­ict is not in itself a negative phenomenon. Non-violent confl­ict can be an essential component of...

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Events

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REACH, RoHS and Conflict Minerals: Potential Impacts on the Metals Industry

29 April 2015

Anaheim, California

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2015 Corporate Social Responsibility Summit

29 April 2015

Novi, MI

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Responsible Extractives Summit - North America 2015

30 April 2015

Houston, TX

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News

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Violence and Conflict over Minerals Still Plague Eastern Congo

23 April 2015

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The Ukraine Conflict’s Legacy of Environmental Damage and Pollutants

22 April 2015

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Call for Abstracts: Rethinking Peace, Security and Development in Contempor...

22 April 2015

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Haiti: Lessons Learned and Way Forward in Natural Resource Management Proje...

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Case Study from Vol. 2: Assessing and Restoring Natural Resources in Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

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High-Value Natural Resources: A Blessing or a Curse for Peace?

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Case Study from Vol. 1: High-Value Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

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Diamonds in War, Diamonds for Peace: Diamond Sector Management and Kimberli...

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Case Study from Vol. 1: High-Value Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

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