Natural Security Series Read Sally Yozell's op-ed that explores how illegal fishing may be contributing to the recent hijacking off the Somali coast. Read
Natural Security Podcast: Episode 4 Listen to Senator Chris Coons discuss Congress' role in combating environmental crime and his work on the END Wildlife Trafficking Act. Listen
Minister Susi Pudjiastuti Roundtable Discussion Minister Susi and Sally Yozell discuss the security implications of illegal fishing in Southeast Asia. Pulling on her experience in business and government, Minister Susi highlights the importance of balancing security with economic development and sustainability in the fishing industry. Watch
Our online database tracks incidents of environmental crime and their connections to security threats to quantify the convergence between resource theft, transnational organized crime, terrorism, and other geostrategic issues.
Our blog and op-eds examine the security convergence of environmental crime. We have been featured in publications such as The New York Times, Washington Post, Politico, World Politics Review, and Cipher Brief.