Moderator

Catherine Chang, Winthrop University

Panel Title

Food and Politics in a Global Context

Start Date

23-2-2019 8:20 AM

Session Number

Session VI

Description

My paper concerns the roles of food and climate change as influences on the prevalence of conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa. Presenting this research is important because it may provide avenues as to how best to address global issues and mitigate adverse effects of climate change related food scarcity.

Keywords

food insecurity, climate change, environment

Your Title/College/Department/Program

Master's candidate, Winthrop University, Master of Liberal Arts - Political and Civic Engagement

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This Means War: Can Environmental Change and Food Production Have an Effect on Conflict in Africa?

My paper concerns the roles of food and climate change as influences on the prevalence of conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa. Presenting this research is important because it may provide avenues as to how best to address global issues and mitigate adverse effects of climate change related food scarcity.