Launch Event: WWF-adelphi report "The Nature of Conflict and Peace"
18 May 2022, 15:00 CET / 9:00 EST
Environmental degradation and biodiversity loss are important drivers of insecurity and conflict around the world, and increasingly impact global peace and security. This nature-security nexus is visible in the links between biodiversity and livelihood insecurity, natural resource conflicts, conflict financing and environmental crimes, and the impacts of war and conflict on the environment.
- Welcome by the event’s moderator Meaghan Parker, Executive Director of the Society of Environmental Journalists
- Presentation of the report by Florian Titze, Policy Advisor International Biodiversity Policy, WWF, and Lukas Rüttinger, Senior Advisor, adelphi
The presentation of the report was accompanied by a discussion with
- Alice Ruhweza, Africa Region Director, WWF.