Climate and security related literature

Somalia drought

Science–policy dimensions of research on climate change and conflict (2020)

This viewpoint essay draws from recent expert assessments of climate–conflict linkages to position the research field among climate change research and assessment more broadly.

 

Cornfield drought

Directions for research on climate and conflict (2020)

Here, we build on assessment of the relationship between climate and organized armed conflict to define crosscutting priorities for future directions of research. 

 

Syria climate conflict

Climate as a risk factor for armed conflict (2019)

Here we assess the current understanding of the relationship between climate and conflict, based on the structured judgments of experts from diverse disciplines.