Susanne Wolfmaier

Susanne Wolfmaier is an Advisor in climate foreign policy, climate fragility and conflict risks. To her, the effects of climate change on livelihoods and human security represent a major challenge. It is critical that international actors better understand climate-related security risks and know the available options to mitigate these risks.


Climate-Fragility Risk Brief: Nepal

Although Nepal’s overall security situation has improved considerably and is stable, important underlying drivers and structural causes of conflict still exist. Climate change accentuates Nepal’s economic and political vulnerabilities.

Climate-Fragility Profile: Lake Chad Basin

This profile is a first component of a Climate-Fragility Risk Assessment – a process for actors working in contexts affected by climate and fragility risks to understand the linked nature of these risks and plan, design, implement and evaluate programmes to respond positively to these risks.