Environmental Security

Environmental Security

The Environmental Security program explores how rising stresses on global ecosystems and shared natural resources may compromise economic development, fuel social conflict, and undermine political stability in key areas throughout the world. Through collaborative stakeholder engagement, Stimson works to identify the roots of these issues and advance equitable, collaborative solutions.
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Research and Analysis

December 5, 2016 | EXPERT: David Michel

This volume calls upon over a dozen Indus observers to imagine a scenario for the Indus basin in which transboundary cooperation over water resources overcomes the insecurity arising from water dependence and scarcity.

November 28, 2016 | EXPERT: David Michel

Key Points

August 24, 2016 | EXPERT: David Michel

Toward Global Water Security, a report produced by the Atlantic Council and U.S. Water Partnership, outlines a process for forging a stakeholder-driven, “Whole of America” water grand strategy.

June 22, 2016 | EXPERT: Caitlyn Antrim

The reduction of sea ice in the Arctic has increased prospects for shipping to and from the Northwest Passage, development of offshore oil in the Chukchi and Beaufort seas, and migration of fish stocks from the Bering Sea to the Arctic Ocean.

June 18, 2015 | EXPERT: David Michel

Many of the world’s most critical transboundary waterways are facing unprecedented economic and environmental pressures.

May 8, 2015

The Stimson Center was honored to host a discussion with His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgön Chetsang on the environmental challenges facing the Himalayan regions of India, Bhutan, and Nepal, and his efforts to further resilient adaptations in partnership with local communities.
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