Climate Change
Global Issues
adelphi

adelphi has released two new publications in an endeavour to illustrate the rationale and results of the joint engagement by adelphi and the German Federal Foreign Office in climate diplomacy activities.

Capacity Building
Climate Change
Security
Asia
Janani Vivekananda, International Alert (Interview)

The Environment, Conflict and Cooperation (ECC) team talked to Janani Vivekananda from the peacebuilding organisation International Alert about climate change and community resilience in South Asia.

Climate Change
Global Issues
Jaspreet Kindra

The floods in India’s Uttarakhand State, which may have claimed as many as 5,000 lives, were prompted by an unusually high amount of rainfall. The disaster, possibly the largest so far this year, underscores what is at stake in the UN’s upcoming climate talks in Warsaw, Poland.

Climate Change
Global Issues
Ed King

A short line of text in this week’s G8 communique linking climate change to global security concerns could influence the way rising emissions are dealt with at an international level.

Climate Change
Sub-Saharan Africa
Evan Meltzer

Climate change is a real and pressing issue affecting the Sahel and Maghreb regions of North and West Africa today. Weather pattern changes are causing desertification and prolonged drought in these regions.

Climate Change
Global Issues
Joy Hyvarinen

International law needs to develop to keep pace with climate change.

It is creating new legal challenges for countries and communities, including unavoidable climate change-related loss and damage.

adelphi

Distinguished experts from all over the world share their views and their specific take on climate diplomacy.

Climate Change
Land & Food
Global Issues
Middle East & North Africa
Kyle Benjamin Schneps

In February 2011, an international summit in Bonn, Germany officially approved the building of a pan-African Great Green Wall (GGW) in support of the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD).

Climate Change
Global Issues
Jim Lobe

Defence establishments around the world increasingly see climate change as posing potentially serious threats to national and international security, according to a review of high-level statements by the world’s governments released here Thursday.  

Climate Change
Middle East & North Africa
Mehmet Burk

The humanitarian crisis in Syria continues to evolve into one of the most severe complex emergencies in the global community. With 1,000,000 refugees and 4 million people in need of assistance, the Syrian conflict encompasses dimensions of geopolitics, culture, development and economics.

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