Climate Publications

The Security Implications of Climate Change for the UN System

Jul 07, 2011
The policy brief explores the security implications of climate change, and provides policy recommendations for strengthening the United Nations’ capacity to respond to climate-related security threats. more

Hong Kong Conference Report: Section 4 (English)

Jul 07, 2011
The second day of the Green NGO and Environmental Journalist Forum, the participants focused on NGO capacity building and NGO-journalist communication. Section 4 (continued). more

Why Environmental Transformation Causes Violence: A Synthesis

Jul 07, 2011
Correlations between transformation of societal-nature relationships and violent conflict are numerous. This analysis will examine the critical role of transformation regarding causation of environmental conflicts in certain areas of developing countries. more

Climate-Related Conflicts in West Africa

Jul 07, 2011
Natural resource-related conflicts are the predominant types of conflict in northern Nigeria, according to research by Anthony Nyong. Predicted climactic changes will affect patterns of distribution and availability, and potentially further exacerbate conflict, he writes. more

Burning the Bridge to the 21st Century: The End of the Era of Integrated Conferences

Jul 07, 2011
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. more

Hong Kong Conference Report: Sections 2-4 (English)

Jul 07, 2011
Includes sections on NGO networking and partnering; environmental education methods; and building the capacity of green NGOs. more

Unpackaging the Environment

Jul 07, 2011
The question now is how to transform spotty progress and modest steps into a more consistent pattern of political support for environmental concerns, how to move from the wide recognition that a problem exists to a public consensus that it is important. more

English Section 7

Jul 07, 2011

CES 8 Special Report, pp. 185-201:

Jul 07, 2011
NGO Strategies to Promote River Protection and Restoration By S. Elizabeth Birnbaum and Yu Xiubo Spotlight on NGO Activism in China: Chengdu Urban Rivers Association By Betsy Damon Special Report Box: Interbasin Transfers as a Water Conflict Resolution Mechanism: The Yellow River/Hai River Basin Transfers and the San Juan-Chama Project By Jay F. Stein and Xuejun Wang more

CES 6 Inventory of Environmental and Energy Projects in China, pp. 199-280

Jul 07, 2011
- U.S. Government Activities - U.S. and International Nongovernmental Organization Activities - U.S. Universities and Professional Activities - Mainland Chinese and Hong Kong Nongovernmental Organizations, GONGOs and Student Groups more

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Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.