Accession Number:

AD1062148

Title:

Can Climate Change Act as a Force Multiplier and as a Catalyst for Peace to USPACOM's Theater Strategy

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Oct 2016,30 Nov 2016

Corporate Author:

Naval War College Newport United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2018-03-26

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

As the oldest and largest U.S. Combatant Command, United States Pacific Commands USPACOM area of responsibility AOR embraces the entire Asia-Pacific region. ii The Asia-Pacific region remains, unequivocally, the region in the world most susceptible to natural catastrophes disasters negatively impacted more than one billion people in the last ten years alone. iii Despite its volatility, the Asia-Pacific region encompasses two of the three leading global economies, and hosts the most congested sea lanes in the world through which more than eight trillion USD pass every day.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE