posted by American Security Project on December 4, 2013 at 3:12 pm
December 17, 8:30 – 10:00 am
1100 New York Ave, NW Washington DC, 7th Floor West Tower
Climate change acts as an accelerant of instability that the United States will have to respond – both big and small. As ASP’s 2012 Climate Security Report found, “Africa is the continent most likely to suffer the worst effects of climate change due to its reliance on subsistence rain-fed agriculture, rapidly increasing population and the degradation of natural resources.” Dr. Josh Busby,will discuss the specific impact climate change is having on Africa.
posted by Farhad Mirzadeh on December 4, 2013 at 2:48 pm
New report by National Research Council discusses the abrupt impact of climate change and advocates for climate early warning detection systems.
posted by Farhad Mirzadeh on November 26, 2013 at 10:05 am
The IPCC released its fifth assessment report detailing the facts about climate change.
posted by American Security Project on November 22, 2013 at 2:15 pm
“Climate change is not an environmental issue. Planning for the effects of climate change and seeking ways to reduce its harm is a clear matter of national security. This should not be a partisan issue.”
posted by Brendan Zehner on November 22, 2013 at 12:18 pm
Defense Secretary, and ASP founding board member, Chuck Hagel will discuss the Department of Defense’s new Arctic strategy at the Halifax International Security Forum later today.
posted by Farhad Mirzadeh on November 20, 2013 at 9:11 pm
The end of the “megatons-to-megawatts” agreement between the United States and Russia poses some questions about the future of nuclear power.