Unpacking the Climate Security Nexus | Seven Pathologies Linking Climate Change to Violent Conflict

The specific causal mechanisms linking climate change to (violent) conflict onset remain under researched. The obscurity surrounding climate change’s links to violent conflict also hinders the development of targeted policy interventions at a time when the impact of such conflict is on the uptick. In our latest study, Tim Sweijs, Marleen de Haan and Hugo van Manen contribute to this gap by presenting seven climate-related conflict pathologies.