Environmental Security Concept in the Context of Relationship Between Environment and Security

Tarık Ak

Environmental issues facing us in todays, is located within the most important issues of our time. Resources that can be considered up to the environmental disaster of famine issues, is making itself felt anywhere in the world from the regional level to the global level and has led efforts to find a solution in the international arena. Especially, this subject which is evaluated together with the security dimension is regarded as one of the most important of these efforts. The purpose of this study, to create a security framework for solving natural and social problems occurring based on environment, to define the concept of environmental security, to explain the development of this concept is within the historical process. In this context first of all, description the concept of environmental security will be made and the changes in security issues and actors in the context of the environment will be examined.

Keywords:  Environmental security, traditional security, Cold War, conflict, human security.

Language:  Turkish

Suggested Citation: Ak, Tarık 2013. Çevre ve Güvenlik İlişkisi Bağlamında Çevresel Güvenlik Kavramı. (Environmental Security Concept in the Context of Relationship Between Environment and Security). Atılım Sosyal Bilimler Dergisi 3(1-2), 99-115.

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