Facing Global Environmental Change: Environmental, Human, Energy, Food, Health and Water Security Concepts (Hexagon Series on Human and Environmental Security and Peace)

Facing Global Environmental Change: Environmental, Human, Energy, Food, Health and Water Security Concepts (Hexagon Series on Human and Environmental Security and Peace)

R. K. Pachauri, Hans Günter Brauch, Úrsula Oswald Spring, Czeslaw Mesjasz, John Grin, Patricia Kameri-Mbote, Béchir Chourou, Nav


This policy-focused, international and multidisciplinary safeguard instruction manual on dealing with worldwide Environmental switch addresses new defense threats of the twenty first century posed by way of weather swap, desertification, water tension, inhabitants progress and urbanization. those protection hazards and matters bring about migration, crises and conflicts. they're at the time table of the UN, OECD, OSCE, NATO and ecu. In a hundred chapters, 132 authors from forty nine nations examine the worldwide debate on environmental, human and gender, power, nutrition, livelihood, well-being and water safeguard suggestions and coverage difficulties. In 10 components they speak about the context and the securitization of world environmental switch and of utmost ordinary and societal results. They recommend a brand new learn programme to maneuver from wisdom to motion, from reactive to proactive rules and to discover the possibilities of environ-mental cooperation for a brand new peace coverage.

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