Over the summer, the krium blog hosted a discussion series about the Potential for Conflict in the Arctic. Graduates of the Berlin Studies Centre (Studienkolleg zu Berlin) put up selected results of their research projects for debate.
Forget the bipartisan grandstanding and that it’s been an environmental cause. What two retired military experts wanted people to know about climate change is that it’s a legitimate threat to national security.
The leaders of our armed forces know what's coming next – but deniers in Congress are ignoring the warnings.
23-25 February 2015,
Washington, D.C., USA.
This annual conference, attended by high-level business executives, government officials, representatives from academia and civil society, offers a great opportunity to receive the latest information on multiple climate change issues and to expand networks. For the list of speakers, the agenda (including the Climate Leadership Awards Dinner) and other information, please consult the event’s webpage.
As the United States assumes the Chairmanship of the Arctic Council, it is more important than ever that we have a coordinated national effort that takes advantage of our combined expertise and efforts in the Arctic region to promote our shared values and priorities.
Eroding beaches and the seawater that laps onto the Embarcadero waterfront during high tide—not to mention severe storm flooding—were sending a clear message to a city surrounded by water on three sides.
Before beginning a climate change talk to a sold-out Salem City Club crowd on Friday, Dr. David Titley gave the audience a warning about his speech: "There's not going to be a whole lot of polar bears."
A series of executive orders signed by President Obama since his first year in office requires all federal agencies to begin planning for climate change and produce an updated adaptation plan by May of this year.
As the world's population soars past 7 billion, farmland and freshwater are becoming increasingly valuable resources.
Experts in Ethiopia, Nepal, Jamaica and Uganda explain how they are preparing for future global warming impacts.
Ask a meeting of 50 climate change specialists what they mean by “resilience” and you’re likely to get 50 different answers.
Every branch of the United States Military is worried about climate change. They have been since well before it became controversial.
Global ground water supplies, crucial for sustaining agriculture, are being depleted at an alarming rate with dangerous security implications, a leading scientist said.