In the most recent issue of the Environmental Change and Security Project's newsletter, Frederick A.B. Meyerson and ECSP Director Geoffrey D. Dabelko write on the aftermath of the Johannesburg World Summit on Sustainable Development and the prospects for future global megaconferences.
Statement of Jennifer L. Turner,Senior Project Associate for the Center's Environmental Change and Security Project on the growing role of Chinese Green NGOs and environmental journalists in China to the Congressional/Executive Commission on China Issues
Special reports: Environmental Degradation and Migration The U.S.-Mexico Case Study, by The Natural Heritage Institute; and Solving China’s Environmental Problems: Policy Options from the Working Group on Environment in U.S.-China Relations, by Aaron Frank.
While global environmental and population challenges are clearer and more pressing than ever, the international community seems less capable of constructive agreement, writes Frederick Meyerson.
The Environmental Change and Security Program's Karin Bencala highlights a new ECSP publication that delves into efforts to help solve the global water crisis.
From 1970-2000, "only 13 percent of countries with a very young age structure had fully democratic governments, compared with 83 percent of countries with a mature age structure," says Elizabeth Leahy, who compares age structure to conflict in Nigeria, Ethiopia, Iran, and Pakistan.
FEBRUARY 2006--Congressman Blumenauer Discusses New U.S. Law at the Wilson Center