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How Climate Change Affects Food and Water Security in Indonesia

20 February 2018

Ida Dreierstad, Research Assistant Future Directions International 16 February 2018 In her paper titled “How Climate Change Affects Food and Water Security in Indonesia” Ida Dreierstad, Research Assistant, Global Food and Water Crises Programme, examines the effects of climate change on food and water security in Indonesia. She finds that a more volatile climate is…

How Climate Change Affects Food and Water Security in Indonesia

19 February 2018

Ida Dreierstad, Research Assistant Future Directions International 16 February 2018 In her paper titled “How Climate Change Affects Food and Water Security in Indonesia” Ida Dreierstad, Research Assistant, Global Food and Water Crises Programme, examines the effects of climate change on food and water security in Indonesia. She finds that a more volatile climate is…

How to Address Gaza’s Water Crisis

19 February 2018

Benjamin Walsh, Research Analyst Future Directions International 14 February 2018 In his paper titled “How to Address Gaza’s Water Crisis” Benjamin Walsh, Research Analyst, the Global Food and Water Crises Programme, writes that Instead of focussing almost exclusively on outside forces, it is important to note that the mismanagement of political and economic institutions, as well as…

The Ayatollahs and the Demonstrators: Is the Iranian Theocracy Running Out of Time?

8 February 2018

Lindsay Hughes, Research Analyst Future Directions International 06 February 2018 In his paper titled “The Ayatollahs and the Demonstrators: Is the Iranian Theocracy Running Out of Time?” Lindsay Hughes, Research Analyst, Indian Ocean Research Programme, examines some of the causes of the recent anti-establishment demonstrations in Iran and finds that a common thread that runs through the…

Does the Geothermal Energy Industry have a Future in Australia?

22 January 2018

John Macfarlane, Research Analyst Future Directions International 19 January 2018 In his paper titled “Does the Geothermal Energy Industry have a Future in Australia?” John Macfarlane, Research Analyst, Northern Australia and Land Care Research Programme, discusses the potential in Australia for the development of significant geothermal energy resources. He also notes, however, that there are also significant…

Mohammed bin Salman’s Saudi Arabia: A Royal Revolution

18 December 2017

Lindsay Hughes, Research Analyst Future Directions International 18 December 2017 In his paper titled “Mohammed bin Salman’s Saudi Arabia: A Royal Revolution” Lindsay Hughes, Research Analyst, Indian Ocean Research Programme, assesses some of the social and ideological implications of the changes being brought about in the kingdom by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Mr Hughes finds that,…

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