Climate Security in Focus

Climate Security in Focus is a blog series dedicated to exploring key elements of climate security that impact American interests both at home and abroad. The series aims to examine specific aspects of climate security issues in order to better understand climate policy challenges, facilitate conversation, and generate ideas.

Food Security and Conflict

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has underscored that food security will increasingly be impacted by climate change via rising temperatures, changing precipitation patterns, and more frequent and extreme weather events, which could potentially lead to increased competition and conflict over food production and resources, like land and water. …Read more