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Climate change, disasters, and security: unconventional approaches to building stability

8 Feb 2016, Woodrow Wilson Intl Center for Scholars, the

It is 'not sufficient to look at history for lessons on how we should prepare for and prevent future security risks in a climate change world,' said Swathi Veeravalli, research scientist at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Geospatial Research Laboratory, at the Wilson Center on January 14. Climate change and the extreme weather events it brings pose an 'unprecedented' threat to human security...



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