This policy brief explores initial lessons learnt from a climate security perspective of efforts to prevent violent extremism in politically and environmentally fragile contexts affected by climate change.
The policy brief examines:
The policy brief draws on recent country level examples, preliminary insights from UNDP’s work streams on climate security and PVE, as well as an online experts’ consultation held on 2 June 2020. It identifies the need for policy and programming to be informed by cross-cutting climate-related security risks and stresses the importance of further research and examination of good practices to address such risks.
[This description was taken from the policy brief’s introduction.]