The potential for the changing climate and associated migration to induce conflict or exacerbate existing instability is now recognized in national security circles. By Michael Werz, Laura Conley North-west Africa is crisscrossed with climate, migration, and security challenges. From Nigeria to Niger, Algeria, and Morocco, this region has long been marked by labor migration, bringing... Continue Reading
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