Environmental Change and Human Security in Africa and the by Mohamed Behnassi, Katriona McGlade

By Mohamed Behnassi, Katriona McGlade

This quantity brings jointly insights at the interactions among environmental swap and human defense within the center East and Africa. those areas face specific demanding situations in terms of environmental degradation, the decline of traditional assets and consequent dangers to present and destiny human security.

The chapters supply topical research from more than a few disciplines at the conception, discourse, coverage and perform of responding to international environmental swap and threats to human security.

Case reports from Morocco, Tunisia, Egypt, Turkey, Iraq and Syria supply empirical facts, with a spotlight part devoted to the severe factor of water assets and water safeguard within the region.

The contributions display certainly that the hazards posed to human defense come up via a number of and interconnected procedures working throughout diversified spatial and temporal scales. The complexity of those approaches calls for new methods of considering and intervening. As a contribution, the present quantity presents attractive insights from conception and perform for these looking to tackle the demanding situations of environmental change.

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