How To Manage Environmental Conflict in the Face of Climate Change
Latin American and North American experts discussed policy changes and inter-sectoral cooperative efforts to better manage local environmental disputes and mitigate contentious issues. Julian Portilla explored adaptation strategies in Mexico. Tom Peterson focused on his fieldwork implementing mitigation strategies on a sub-national level. Geoff Dabelko discussed how mitigation and adaptation may induce conflict in already unstable communities.
Geoffrey D. Dabelko // Senior Advisor, Environmental Change and Security ProgramProfessor and Director of Environmental Studies, Ohio University; Former ECSP Director
Program Director, Master's in Mediation and Conflict Studies, Champlain College
Tom Peterson //President and Chief Executive Officer, Center for Climate Strategies