The Nature of Conflict and Peace: The links between environment, security and peace
When: 12 October 2022 | 10:15-10:35
Format: Thematic input
Venue: Plenary session
Environmental degradation and biodiversity loss are important drivers of conflict increasingly impacting global peace and security. This nature-security nexus is visible in the links between biodiversity and livelihood insecurity, resource conflicts, environmental crimes, and the environmental impacts of war and conflict.
As geopolitical tensions with wide-ranging environmental impacts are on the rise and with the need to address this nexus increasing as environmental degradation and biodiversity loss intensify, join us as a we present the four nature-security pathways from the WWF-adelphi report: The Nature of Conflict and Peace.