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Dr Shazia Chaudry 

 

THE IMPACT OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON HUMAN SECURITY: THE CASE OF THE MAU FOREST COMPLEX

ABSTRACT

The Mau Forest Complex hosts ample variety of natural flora and fauna and plays a critical role in water catchment and energy generation, which millions of households use for their domestic as well as commercial needs. However, the ecosystem faces many threats mainly due to large-scale anthropogenic activities leading to climatic changes. This article examines climate change-led human security implications within and around the Mau Complex.

KEYWORDS climate change; resource scarcity; human security; Mau Forest Complex

 

 

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