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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.

 

 

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

Coming 2015

 

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Armed Conflicts' Environmental Consequences and Their Derived Humanitarian ...

International Law and Policy Institute, 2014

The report examines the 1991 Gulf War and ensuing insurgency, the Russian-Georgian war of 2008, the wars in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and finally the internal...

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Natural Resource Conflict Management: The Case of Bwindi Impenetrable and M...

CARE International, 2003

Blomley analyses a conflict management process involving communities near two protected areas in southwestern Uganda. Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere (CARE), an international non-governmental organization (NGO), facilitated negotiations...

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Aspects of Resource Conflict in Semi-Arid Africa

Roger Blench, 1996

The present century has seen a significant real increase in resource conflict in semi-arid Africa. The most important causes of this are human population increase and the globalisation...

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Events

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Reframing the Arctic: Cooperation, Not Conflict Workshop Prospectus and Cal...

6 July 2015

Burlington, VT

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Witness Peacebuilding in Action

9 July 2015

Sri Lanka

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Welcome to Basrastan

1 July 2015

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Canada: Artisinal Gold Programme Officer

1 July 2015

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The Kimberley Process at Ten: Reflections on a Decade of Efforts to End the...

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

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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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