Accession Number:

ADA526857

Title:

Worldwide Emerging Environmental Issues Affecting the U.S. Military. November 2008 Report

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FEDERATION OF UN ASSOCIATIONS WASHINGTON DC MILLENNIUM PROJECT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

Partial contents New UN-linked Body Proposed to Protect Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services, International Conference on Militarys Role in Climate Change,Arab Mediterranean Governments, Environmental Security Cooperation, An International Energy and Environmental Security Foresight Network, Vietnam Cracking Down on Environmental Violators, Technological Advances with Environmental Security Implications, Autonomous Robots May Need Environmental Concerns,New Technique May Solve Wind Farm Interference with Radars, New Detection and Cleanup Techniques, Increasing Energy Efficiency Technologies, Environmentally Polluting Ash Turned into Concrete-like Structural Material,. Updates on Previously Identified Issues, UN Secretary General Reiterates the Link between Environment and Security, Forums Discuss Water-Related Security Issues, The Convention on Cluster Munitions Opens for Signature on December 2nd, EU Arctic Policy Guidelines, Outer space policy, Increasing Militarization of Space Might Require Outer Space Treaty Review, Experts Call For Global Network to Prevent Asteroid Disasters, U.S. Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Navy in Sonar Case, Climate Change, Scientific Evidences and Natural Disasters, Food and Water Security, Migration, Melting Glaciers and Sea Ice, Rising Sea Levels, Early Warning, Adaptation, Post-Kyoto Negotiations, Nanotechnology Safety Issues, Reports and Information Suggested for Review,World Energy Outlook 2008, Global Trends 2025 A Transformed World.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control
  • Water Pollution and Control
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE