Global Warming and Climate Change: Prospects and Policies in by A. Marquina

By A. Marquina

This compendium looks at Asian and ecu regulations for facing weather switch, and attainable affects on conflicts and safety. It clarifies the affects of weather change on traditional assets, at the frequency and growth of natural disasters and the repercussions for environmentally-induced migration.

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Morton, P. Boncour and F. ) Global Climate Change. mil/ (accessed 21 December 2008). 4. L. Schirch (2008) ‘Climate Change and Conflict Prevention: Hope for the Best, Prepare for the Worst’ in Carolyne Pumphrey, op cit. 5. John Reid, British Secretary of State for Defence, February 2004. More recently, on 24 January 2007, the UK Foreign Secretary’s for Climate Change, John Ashton, said at a conference on Climate Change: The Global Security Impact, at the Royal United Services Institute: ‘Climate change is a security issue because if we don’t deal with it, people will die and states will fail’.

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The Links between Climate Change, Peace and War, IPCC Assessment Reports 13. 14. 15. 16. pdf. United Nations Environment Programme, UNEP (2009) From Conflict to Peacebuilding: The Role of Natural Resources and the Environment (Nairobi, Kenya: UNEP). Vulnerability to climate change is a function of exposure, sensitivity and adaptive capacity (IPCC-TAR) That conclusion is confirmed in its 4th Assessment Report. hm-treasury. htm (accessed 10 October 2008). United Nations Development Programme, UNDP (2008) Human Development Report (New York: UNDP).

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