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DIRECTOR
Tara Kulkarni, PhD, PE
tkulkarn@norwich.edu


PROGRAMS & INITIATIVES

Resilient Vermont Network

Academic Resilience Collaborative

Environmental Security Initiative


What is the Environmental Security Initiative?

The Environmental Security Initiative (ESI) is a keystone collaborative effort between the Center for Global Resilience and Security (CGRS) and the John and Mary Frances Patton Peace & War Center at Norwich University.

Mission

  • To advance research in the intersecting areas of environmental degradation and national security.

Vision

  • To be global leaders in environmental security research and education.

Key Programming

  • Panels with Experts in Environmental Security
  • Environmental Security Sessions at the Association of Environmental Health and Sciences (AEHS) Foundation’s East Coast Conference, 2018-present
  • CGRS-AEHS Environmental Security Student Fellowships

Some Key Partners

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