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Introduction to Climate and Environmental Security in Peace Operations

1 November 2022 - 4 November 2022

This course is organized by the Berlin Center for International Peace Operations (ZIF) in cooperation with adelphi and aims at building practical skills on understanding and analyzing climate-related security risks in order to contribute to crisis prevention and sustaining peace.

1 November - 4 November 2022

The course deals with the concrete impacts of climate change and environmental degradation on relevant conflict dynamics and how a mission could potentially address them.

By the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • understand and describe the links between climate change, environment, peace and security
  • reflect on their mission mandate and their role using a climate security lens
  • apply different methodologies, techniques and tools to analyze climate-related risks and identify entry points
  • integrate different perspectives into analysis and planning
  • identify programming gaps/actions points and further training needs

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