07/10/2011 - Participants at a two-day High-Level Forum on Foreign Direct Investments in Land in Africa resolved to promote land-based investment models that increase agricultural productivity and maximize opportunities for Africa’s farmers.
Pockets of food insecurity are plaguing areas in Southern Africa where floods or prolonged mid-season dry spells have reduced harvests.
The Brewing Storm? Climate Change, Rainfall, and Social Conflict in Africa. Policy Brief February 2011. Austin, TX: Strauss Center CCAPS.
Climate Change and Conflict: Conflict-Sensitive Climate Change Adaptation in Africa. Policy & Practice Brief Issue No.014. Durban: The African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD).
Counting the Cost: Corporations and Human Right Abuses in the Niger Delta. London: Platform London.
Locating Climate Insecurity: Where Are the Most Vulnerable Places in Africa? Austin, Texas: The Robert S. Strauss Center.
Contested Urban Land: Approaching Land Management and Land-based Conflicts in Urban Somaliland. Hargeisa, Somaliland and Duisburg, Germany: Academy for Peace and Development (APD) and Institute for Development and Peace (INEF).
The Trouble with the Congo. Local Violence and the Failure of International Peacebuilding. Cambridge University Press.
Climate Change and Security in Africa. A Study for the Nordic-African Foreign Ministers Meeting, Winnipeg: International Institute for Sustainable Development.
Climate change and conflict: Lessons from community conservancies in northern Kenya. Nairobi, Winnipeg and London.