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Will Climate Change Lead To conflict or Cooperation?

Will Climate Change Lead to Conflict or Cooperation?

By Joel Jaeger
In conflict-prone regions such as Darfur, violence is sometimes blamed on climate change.

UNITED NATIONS, Aug 4 2014 (IPS) - The headline of every article about the relationship between climate change and conflict should be “It’s complicated,” according to Clionadh Raleigh.

Director of the Armed Conflict Location and Event Data Project, Raleigh thinks that researchers and the media have put too simplistic a spin on the link between climate change and violence.

Environment Ministers from around the world to gather in Nairobi

UNEP Media Advisory

Environment Ministers from around the world to gather in Nairobi
for UNEP Governing Council

UNEP Headquarters, Nairobi (Kenya), 16-20 February

More than one hundred Environment Ministers are set to meet in Nairobi on 16 to 20 February for the United Nations Environment Programme’s annual Governing Council meeting.

George Bush Admits Global Warming Real: Pray, The Next Big Hoax?

For those who fervently follow global warming to the secret labyrinths of the White House, we all know what the professional spinners did with that email attachment from the Environmental Protection Agency about how greenhouse gases were polluting the environment and should be checked.