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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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Are the Water Wars Coming?

Free Speech, 2014

David Zetland, water economist, professor at Leiden University College in the Netherlands, and author of Living with Water Scarcity, joins David to discuss water shortages, drinking water, water...

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Pushed by ISIS, Iraq and Kurds Come Closer to a Deal

Foreign Policy, 2014

The Islamic State and the threat it poses to Iraq's survival have unleashed a torrent of nightmares and horror, but there may be one apparent bright spot:...

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The Security Implications of Climate Change (Environmental Security Vol. 4)

Sage Publications, 2014

The literature compiled in this four-volume collection explores the real and potential linkages between environmental change and security. Early formulations of environmental security date to antiquity, whilst contemporary formulations...

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Events

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1st Austrian Conference on International Resource Politics

4 December 2014

Vienna, Austria

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Conflict Management and Negotiation Skills for Cultural and Natural Resourc...

9 December 2014

Baton Rouge, LA

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Outward Bound Peacebuilding’s Practicum on Experiential Peacebuilding

2 January 2015

Costa Rica

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News

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Japan/China/Vietnam: Vietnam, the US, and Japan in the South China Sea

26 November 2014

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Going for Congo's Gold

26 November 2014

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Liberia: Lawmaker Linked to 'Illegal' Land Sale

26 November 2014

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Land Conflicts and Land Registration in Cambodia

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

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Beyond Land Redistribution: Lessons Learned from El Salvador’s Unfulfilled ...

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Case Study from Vol. 3: Land 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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