WASHINGTON, March 22 - Fresh water supplies are unlikely to keep up with global demand by 2040, increasing political instability, hobbling economic growth and endangering world food markets, according to a U.S. intelligence assessment released on Thursday.
Marseille, France, 13 March 2012 – Cross-border water management not only benefits water security but it also promotes dialogue, peace and cooperation – even in geopolitically unstable regions, according to IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature).
February 17, 2012 - We are entering “an emerging security environment” where “what constitutes a 'threat’ and what constitutes a 'challenge’” requires a broader understanding of security than has often been the norm, according to Sharon Burke, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Operational Energy
Linking top-down to bottom-up approaches in South Asia and West Africa
Climate Change & International Security: The Arctic as a Bellwether. Calgary: Center for Climate and Energy Solutions.
Climate Change and Fragile States: Rethinking Adaptation. SOURCE, No. 16/2012. Bonn: United Nations University - Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS).
Protection and Planned Relocations in the Context of Climate Change. Geneva: Division of International Protection, UNHCR.
A climate and resource security dialogue for the 21st Century. Report from the London conference, 22 – 23 March 2012.
Confronting scarcity: Managing water, energy and land for inclusive and sustainable growth. Brussels: European Union
Climate change, water stress, conflict and migration. The Hague: Alliance for UPEACE/UNESCO.
In Search of Solidarity. Chapter 7: Displacement, Climate Change, and Natural Disasters. The State of the World's Refugees 2012. Geneva, Switzerland.