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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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Library & News Resources by Country Natural Resources by Country

 

 

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

Coming 2015

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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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It's the Local Economy, Stupid! Geographic Wealth Dispersion and Conflict ...

Journal of Conflict Resolution, 2011

Income varies considerably within countries and the locations where conflicts emerge are rarely typical or representative for states at large. Yet, most research on conflict has only examined...

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Manifestation of Conflict Escalation in Natural Resource Management

Environmental Science & Policy, 2006

Conflict escalation is one of the important aspects to be understood for constructive conflict management. It has been widely discussed in many fields of social study, in particular...

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Forest Resource Scarcity & Social Conflict in Indonesia

Science and Policy for Sustainable Development, 1998

Since 1997, tension in Indonesia has escalated as its disastrous economic  crisis deepens, raging forest fires continue to burn out of control, and an  aging president known for boosting...

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Events

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Applied Geography for a Better World

30 March 2015

New York, NY

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Roundtable: Energy Security Worldviews in Asia

31 March 2015

Washington, DC

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Conflict Minerals Rule: Disclosure Compliance and Latest Updates

1 April 2015

Webcast

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News

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Livelihoods, Natural Resources, and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding Book to Be ...

3 April 2015

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Iraq/Kurdistan: Kurdistan Has World's 8th Oil and Gas Reserves

30 March 2015

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South Sudan/Sudan: Sudan and South Sudan to Exchange Electricity for Oil

29 March 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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Customary Law and Community-Based Natural Resource Management in Post-Confl...

580 downloads

Case Study from Vol. 3: Land and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

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Land Tenure and Peace Negotiations in Mindanao, Philippines

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Case Study from Vol. 3: Land and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

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