Type: Public event

Climate Change and Crisis in the Middle East

A comparative panel to discuss the contemporary drought, climate change, and conflict/revolution in the Middle East

Date & Time

Mar 11, 2016, 1:00-5:30 pm EST

Location

Annenberg Auditorium, 1120 Weill Hall
735 South State Street Ann Arbor, Michigan, 48105

Free and open to the public.Light refreshments will be served. Presentations and discussion will address causality, methodological issues and current politics. We will explore the histories of climate change and conflict in Middle East & North Africa, featuring political scientists specializing on the contribution of drought and climate change to the current crises in the Middle East. Further exploration of the cultural histories of claims that climate has caused social conflict. 

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