Mapping Climate Change and Security in North Africa

Mon, 11/22/2010

Authors: Joshua Busby, Kaiba White, Todd Smith

North Africa is a strategically important region for Europe largely because of its proximity, with the broader transatlantic policy community exercising particular concern where Africa’s problems spillover. This study aims to reach a better understanding of how climate change and physical sources of vulnerability to natural hazards might intersect with North Africa’s various demographic, social, and political sources of weakness.

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