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Climate Change, Conflict, and Water Politics in the Arab World

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Date(s) - 07/08/2020
10:00 am - 11:30 am

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Arab Center Washington DC

10:00 – 11:30 AM EDT

About the Webinar

Experts participating in this webinar will discuss the current state of climate change and its multilayered impact on the Middle East. They will give special attention to environmental and hydro-politics, water crises, human security, the relationship between climate change and conflict, the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, and renewable and alternative energy efforts in the region.

Wednesday, July 8, 2020
10:00 – 11:30 AM EDT

Via Zoom Webinar
(Link will be provided after registering)


Zena Agha
Former US Policy Fellow (2017-2019), Al-Shabaka – The Palestinian Policy Network
Palestinian-Iraqi Writer and Middle East Analyst, London

Marwa Daoudy
Assistant Professor of International Relations, Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
Academic Advisory Board Member, Arab Center Washington DC

Michael Mason
Associate Professor of Environmental Geography, Director of the Middle East Center, and Associate of the Grantham Research Institute for Climate Change and the Environment, London School of Economics and Political Science

Tamara Kharroub – Moderator
Assistant Executive Director and Senior Research Fellow, Arab Center Washington DC

If you are unable to register through zoom or for any registration related inquiries please write to In addition to Zoom, the webinar will be livestreamed on this page. You can send your questions to the speakers by writing to

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