posted 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 on December 3, 2013 at 4:15 pm
In an article examining the U.S. Military’s preparedness for climate change, National Defense Magazine heavily quoted ASP’s 2012 Climate Security Report.
posted on November 26, 2013 at 2:38 pm
The leaders, who form part of The American Security Project’s Consensus for American Security, noted that “resolving the Iranian nuclear threat through diplomacy is far better than the alternative.”
posted on November 24, 2013 at 1:44 pm
ASP would like to recognize US Secretary of State, John Kerry, and the other foreign ministers for their hard work and diligence over the past couple of months in concluding this first step deal with Iran
posted 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 on November 21, 2013 at 3:29 pm
Monday, December 2nd, 2013 1230 – 1330
American Security Project, 1100 New York Ave., 7th Floor West Tower.
To gain a thorough understanding of Egyptian politics, Dr. Mona Makram-Ebeid will discuss the recent changes, the upcoming constitution, and the rights of women and Christians in the country.