Effectiveness of Current Policy Frameworks in Mitigating Climate-induced Risks
Relating to Human Security and Conflict (Ethiopia)
Vidaurre, Rodrigo and Elizabeth Tedsen 2012: Effectiveness of current policy frameworks in mitigating climate-induced risks relating to human security and conflict – case study on Ethiopia. Ecologic Institute, Berlin.
This case study for Ethiopia is a contribution to the study "Current policy frameworks for addressing climate-induced risks to human security and conflict – an assessment of their effectiveness and future perspectives". The case study [pdf, 783 KB, English] is available for download.
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2.1 Country Background Ethiopia
2.2 Water-related impacts of climate change
2.2.1 Physical impacts
2.2.2 Human security impacts
2.2.3 Impacts on conflict
2.3 Awareness of climate change
3. Policy Framework on Water and Climate Change
3.1.1 Water policy
3.1.2 Agriculture and Development Policy
3.1.3 Land rights and resources use rights policy
3.1.4 Disaster preparedness and response and food security policy
3.1.5 Environmental policy
3.1.6 Other policies
3.2 Interviewees’ evaluation of policy framework
3.2.1 General evaluation
3.2.2 Agriculture and Development
3.2.3 Disaster preparedness and response and food security policy
3.2.4 Environmental policy
3.2.5 Water policy
3.3 Stakeholder expectations and demands concerning future policy
3.3.1 Expectations regarding the national level
3.3.2 Expectations for international level
4. Evaluation of results
4.1 Insights on climate change, water, and human security
4.2 Insights on climate change and water-related conflicts
4.3 Insights on the current national policy framework
4.4 Insights on a future policy framework
Conflict, Water, ClimateEthiopia
Climate Change, Hydro-conflicts and Human Security (CLICO)
European Commission, Directorate-General Research & Innovation (DG Research & Innovation), International
Gerstetter, Christiane et al. 2012: The effectiveness of policy frameworks for addressing climate-induced risks to human security and conflict – Report on stakeholder perspectives and demands (short version). Ecologic Institute, Berlin.
Gerstetter, Christiane et al. 2011: Review of policies on climate change, water conflicts and human security. Ecologic Institute, Berlin.