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[SHARE] 1st International Conference on Environmental Peacebuilding

Oct 2019 - News

Click here to read the article. The Environmental Peacebuilding Association will host the First International Conference on Environmental Peacebuilding, at the University of California, Irvine, from October 23-25, 2019. The conference will cover a range of topics concerning environmental conflict and peacebuilding. Two special themes will be Technology and Innovation in Environmental Peacebuilding and Environmental Peacebuilding in Colombia. Registrations opened on 15 April... Read more... [Quotation] https://environmentalpeacebuilding.org/2019-conference/

[SHARE] Youth Futures in a Resilient Pacific

May 2019 - News

Click here to read the article. The inaugural Pacific Resilience Meeting at the University of the South Pacific Suva will include a GCCA+ session “BUILDING CLIMATE RESILIENCE: Mitigation and adaptation in a changing climate” on 3 May... Read more... [Quotation] http://www.gcca.eu/multimedia/pacific-reslience-week-youth-futures-resilient-pacific-gcca-fiji

[SHARE] Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to lead global attempt to shutdown social media terrorism

Apr 2019 - News

Click here to read the article. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and French President Emmanuel Macron will next month co-chair a meeting in Paris aimed at addressing how social media plays a part in promoting terrorism... Read more... [Quotation] https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12224727

[SHARE] Double vulnerability: Humanitarian Implications of the Climate-Security Nexus

Apr 2019 - News

Click here to read the article. A global series of round tables will focus on people’s lived experience of conflict and climate risk in different parts of the world, and explore how humanitarian organizations and their partners can best support people’s efforts to survive, adapt and thrive... Read more... [Quotation] https://www.planetarysecurityinitiative.org/index.php/news/double-vulnerability-humanitarian-implications-climate-security-nexus

[SHARE] Social media: How can governments regulate it?

Apr 2019 - News

Click here to read the article. The British government has proposed measures to regulate social media companies over harmful content, including "substantial" fines and the ability to block services that do not stick to the rules... Read more... [Quotation] https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-47135058