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Land Degradation and Security Linkages in the Mediterranean Region

  • Winfried E.  H.  BlumEmail author
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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Environment, Security, Development and Peace book series (BRIEFSSECUR, volume 8)

Abstract

Impacts of land degradation on the technical, social, economic, and cultural environments of the Mediterranean region are discussed under their security aspects, including the risks caused by climate change and the possibilities of mitigation.

Keywords

Land degradation Mediterranean Security Climate change Politics 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Soil ResearchUniversity of Natural Resources and Life SciencesViennaAustria

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