SUDAN WATCH: New book: Environment and Conflict in Africa: Reflections on Darfur

Sunday, November 08, 2009

New book: Environment and Conflict in Africa: Reflections on Darfur

Environment and Conflict in Africa: Reflections on Darfur
Edited by Marcel Leroy, UPEACE Africa Programme
Publication date October 2009, 404 pages.
ISBN 978-9977-925-63-9
This volume examines climate and ecological changes in Sub-Saharan Africa, and how these relate to conflicts on the continent. Particular attention is paid to environmental and livelihood aspects of the crisis in Darfur. Conclusions are drawn regarding peace-building in areas facing resource constraints.

The book includes research conducted in-house at UPEACE Africa in Addis Ababa under a project funded by the Preventive Diplomacy Programme of the Belgian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Also included are twenty-five contributed papers that are based on presentations made at a conference which was organized by the project in Addis Ababa 20 to 23 July 2009.

To download click here.

Copyright © 2009 University for Peace
Printed in Ethiopia
All rights reserved. The views expressed in this book are those of the authors. They do not necessarily reflect the views of the University for Peace.
ISBN9789977925639
To order copies of this book please contact: africaprogramme@upeace.org
Hat tip: Alex de Waal 03 Nov 2009.

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