Environmental scarcity caused by climate change has been implicated as a driver of violent conflict. Now, research shows significant bias in the regions analysed for climate–conflict links. This may limit understanding of the socioeconomic and political conditions in which such conflict occurs, and how these conflicts could be prevented.
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Hendrix, C.S. Searching for climate–conflict links. Nature Clim Change 8, 190–191 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41558-018-0083-3
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