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Climate change and security in North Africa

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Published on 8 February 2021

Author(s): Sophie Desmidt

The impact of climate change is increasing exponentially across the world, and Africa will be one of the hardest-hit regions. North Africa is expected to face increasing temperatures, droughts, and decreasing and/or varying levels of rainfall and groundwater levels. 

In this video, Sophie Desmidt introduces her paper, which assesses climate-related security and development risks for Morocco, Tunisia and Algeria.