Guiding questions

 

  • How does climate change affect both the causes and evolution of armed conflicts and what are the implications for peacebuilding?

 

  • What opportunities do climate change and related environmental issues offer for enhancing the prospects of a durable peace?

 

  • How is climate change impacting armed conflicts and peace processes in the Mediterranean region? What is the state of play of international climate diplomacy and multilateral efforts to address the relationship between climate change and security in the Mediterranean? What lessons can be drawn for or from other regions?

 

  • How will climate change and the climate-food nexus affect conflicts in the wider Mediterranean region and what mitigating strategies can be put in place to better manage implications in the socio-economic, political and environmental domains?