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How climate insecurity could trigger more conflict in Somalia

Published: 14 May 2021
Summary:

Climate change effects such as droughts, flash floods, erratic rainfall, disruption to the monsoon seasons, strong winds, cyclones, sandstorms, dust storms and increased temperature are being experienced across Somalia. These effects are affecting livelihoods, and contributing to local grievances and community tensions.

  • Published year: 2021
  • Full version: Read the op-ed
  • Language: English
  • Media name: The Conversation
  • Research project

    Climate-related Peace and Security Risks (CPSR)

    2020 - 2023 (Ongoing)

    The Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI) and the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) are collaborating on a climate, peace and security...