Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Environment and conflict

Research at the Department related to the topic of environment and conflict.

Climate Change, Food Insecurity and Violent Conflict

Project leader: Hanne Fjelde l Project page

Project period: 2017 - 2019

MISTRA Geopolitics  

Project leader: Håvard Hegre l Project page

Mistra Geopolitics examines the interactions between geopolitics, human security and global environmental change.

Understanding Environmental Peacebuilding

Project leader: Florian Krampe | Project page

Project period: 2011 – ongoing

This project is focusing on environmental peacebuilding, as the link between post-conflict peacebuilding and environmental governance and natural resource management.

International Rivers: Conflicts and Cooperations

Project leader: Ashok Swain | Project page

Project period: 1992 - ongoing

The purpose of this study is to determine under what conditions, the water sharing arrangement over the international rivers fails or succeeds in the water scarcity regions of the world.