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Energy, environment and human security

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Diana Urge-Vorsatz

Ruben Mnatsakanian

Central European University

This cluster of research explores the nexus between energy policy, climate, the state of the environment and various issues of human security ranging from risks of tensions and conflicts to affordability of heating and other basic services. More specifically, the research currently includes:
- Sustainable energy policies and behaviour.
- Sustainable consumption.
- Environmental justice.
- Environmental governance.
- Environment and security.
- Energy security.

Relevance to future of European societies
Climate change, energy security and environmental safety will remain on the agenda of the European society for decades to come. Exploring policies and approaches to tackle these challenges will improve the long-term sustainability of the European society.
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