Climate Change

​The following links concern climate change in the Arab world. This page will be updated regularly so please visit often.  

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Policy Briefs & Working Papers


  • Adaptation to a Changing Climate in the Arab Countries: A Case for Adaptation Governance and Leadership in Building Climate Resilience. Edited by Dorte Verner. MENA Development Report. Washington, DC: World Bank (free download, 68 MB)
  • Scheffran, J., Brzoska, M., Brauch, H.G., Link, P.M., & Schilling, J. (Eds.). (2012). Climate Change and Security in the Middle East  (Part V). Climate Change, Human Security and Violent Conflict: Challenges for Societal Stability (vol. 8), pp.371-423. Springer.
  • United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER) - MENA Climate change publications