Corpus ID: 54805667

EU Crisis Management Role in Water Conflicts in Central Asia: Open Opportunities or Lost Causes?

@inproceedings{Pushkina2011EUCM,
  title={EU Crisis Management Role in Water Conflicts in Central Asia: Open Opportunities or Lost Causes?},
  author={D. Pushkina},
  year={2011}
}
1.Water is essential for human survival, both on individual and a societal level. Water’s position as arguably the most important resource naturally leads to the question: Can wars be fought over water? There have been studies that claimed that certain types of natural resources scarcity combined with societal and political factors can lead to violent conflict. A new direction in the literature observes that natural resource management can foster cooperation as opposed to conflict. Studies that… Expand