Bridges Over Water: Understanding Transboundary Water Conflict, Negotiation and Cooperation

This textbook seeks to introduce the multidisciplinary facets of freshwater management by considering its political, economic, legal, environmental, and hydrological aspects.

USAID Launches Three Conflict Toolkits

ECSP Co-authored Papers on Minerals, Water, and Forests

Pakistan's Population Challenge

This week on dialogue host John Milewski explores the nation's changing demographics and what they may tell us about near and long term prospects for this vital U.S. ally with guests Michael Kugelman, Zeba Sathar, and Mehtab Karim.

Senators Durbin, Hagel Introduce New Climate, Security Bill

APRIL 2007—Bill Proposes National Intelligence Assessment of Climate Change

ECSP Director Geoff Dabelko Addresses Winners of U.S. Institute of Peace Essay Contest

JULY 2008—Nationwide Student Competition Focuses on Natural Resources, Conflict

"Environment, Conflict, and Cooperation" Goes on the Road

JULY 2005--Audio-Visual Exhibition Tours Europe, Asia

ECSP Report 4: Update and Resources

This update section highlights the environment, population, and security activities of foundations, nongovernmental organizations, academic programs, and government offices, and includes a list of Internet sites and forums which may facilitate research and policy efforts.

Seven Ways 7 Billion People Affect the Environment and Security

Today’s population of 7 billion people has a significant impact on the planet’s natural resources and on global security. Seven critical challenges—security, climate change, water scarcity, food insecurity, deforestation, loss of biodiversity, and future population growth—are affected by population dynamics in complex ways that demand holistic solutions. One effective and relatively inexpensive way to meet these challenges is to empower women by improving their access to education and health care, including family planning.


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