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Environment, Conflict and Cooperation - ECC Platform
This website functions as a clearing house and platform of exchange on environment, conflict, and cooperation. It aims to foster sustainable peace by creating networks among stakeholders from the development, environment, foreign and security communities worldwide. ECC platform's regular newsletter provides information on publications, events, and initiatives. This website is continuously developed and does not claim to be complete.
The editorial team welcomes comments and news on political initiatives, documents, or institutions relevant to this topic.
Web-Resource website ( Webpage - www.ecc-platform.org )
1 - ES and foreign and security policy (Mainstreaming environmental factors into foreign and security policy including energy and food security, and security related to other resources such as land, water, living marine resources, terrestrial biodiversity)
2 - ES and development cooperation (Mainstreaming conflict prevention and livelihood protection into development cooperation especially in conflict prone and conflict affected countries, for example, through payment of ecological services and equitable benefit-sharing mechanisms)
3 - ES and peace building (Environmental cooperation for peace building such as through peace parks, river basin management initiatives and cooperation over degraded and environmentally-stressed resources in conflict-prone and conflict-affected zones)
4 - ES monitoring, mapping and early warning
5 - ES risk and needs assessment and management
6 - Environmental conflict prevention and resolution
7- Post-conflict environmental rehabilitation and reconstruction
8 - Natural disasters and climate change mitigation and adaptation