Video lecture: the crisis in Syria and role of climate change

Video lecture: the crisis in Syria and role of climate change

We were delighted to be part of IIED’s event Conflict, Climate and Migration in Syria – did the media get it right? This talk makes the case that there are powerful connections between climate change and the conflict in Syria. However, the story given by the...
Syria and climate change – podcast / lecture

Syria and climate change – podcast / lecture

During 2015 the media started connecting climate change with the conflict in Syria and subsequent refugee movements across Europe. But did they get it right? This lecture was recorded at the Centre for Alternative Technology. Many media reports were in direct response...
Syria and climate change: did the media get it right?

Syria and climate change: did the media get it right?

​ In 2015 the media exploded with stories about the link between climate change and the violence in Syria. But did they get it right? This digital report argues that while there are important links between climate change and the Syrian situation, the media has got it...
Video / presentation: climate change and the refugee crisis

Video / presentation: climate change and the refugee crisis

The unfolding refugee crisis in Europe and the Middle East has left many people asking whether the situation is related to climate change. Several media reports have drawn connections between climate change and the onset of conflict in Syria. Alex Randall is the...
Briefing Q&A: climate change and the refugee crisis

Briefing Q&A: climate change and the refugee crisis

Watch a video version of this briefing The unfolding refugee crisis in Europe and the Middle East has left many people asking whether the situation is related to climate change. Several media reports have drawn connections between climate change and the current...