The Peace Academy Rhineland-Palatinate – Academy for Crisis Prevention and Civil Conflict Management at the University of Koblenz-Landau (Landau Campus) makes available the posts of two researchers (wissenschaftliche MitarbeiterInnen) (m/f/d) (0.65 EGr. 13 TV-L each) as soon as possible (at the earliest for 01.10.2021). The positions are limited to 1 year.Read more
Natural resources are ever more contested – be it land, forests, minerals, water or pastures. From Papua New Guinea to Brazil, from Kenya to the Middle East, peasants, pastoralists, indigenous people, or urban dwellers, but also political and economic elites, claim access to these resources. Global climate change has furthermore strong effects on the availability of renewable resources, as do various kinds of land, green or even blue grabs and increasing population growth. How do these conflicts arise, how are they pursued, and how can they be solved – these are some of the key questions of our new blog.