Coping with Global Environmental Change, Disasters and Security - Threats, Challenges, Vulnerabilities and Risks reviews conceptual debates and case studies focusing on disasters and security threats, challenges, vulnerabilities and risks in Europe, the Mediterranean and other regions. It discusses social science concepts of vulnerability and risks, global, regional and national security challenges, global warming, floods, desertification and drought as environmental security challenges, water and food security challenges and vulnerabilities, vulnerability mapping of environmental security challenges and risks, contributions of remote sensing to the recognition of security risks, mainstreaming early warning of conflicts and hazards and provides conceptual and policy conclusions.In 2008 more than 70 per cent of the value of companies registered at the Russian stock exchange disappeared within four months from May to ... in: Quaderni di Relazioni Internazionali (9 March 2009): 19; at: alt;www.ispionline.it/ eng/documents/QRI-L.ShevtsovaaRussia at the Fork again.pdfagt;. 9 Lynn Berry: a US Vice President Biden hits nerve in Russiaa, in: The Washington Post, 27 July 2009; at: alt;http://anbsp;...
|Title||:||Coping with Global Environmental Change, Disasters and Security|
|Author||:||Hans Günter Brauch, Úrsula Oswald Spring, Czeslaw Mesjasz, John Grin, Patricia Kameri-Mbote, Béchir Chourou, Pál Dunay, Joern Birkmann|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2011-02-03|