The IMCCS Expert Group consists of IMCCS Participants committed to driving analysis, policy and communications on climate and security, including through the development, publication and endorsement of the annual World Climate and Security Report, as well as other timely analysis driven by demand signals from the IMCCS.
Members: Members of the IMCCS Expert Group are former senior military, defense and national/ international security professionals, as well as climate and security subject matter experts from the research community. Members will learn from colleagues in military and security communities across the world about their approach to climate change risks, help shape research and analysis agendas on the topic (including input into the annual World Climate and Security Report), and collaborate with international partners on how to communicate these risks, and advance policy at international and national levels. Members commit to seriously considering the security and military implications of climate change, are willing to be listed publicly as Members of the IMCCS Expert Group, and contribute to or endorse the published products of the IMCCS Expert Group, including the annual World Climate and Security Report.
Publications: The IMCCS Expert Group will publish an annual World Climate and Security Report beginning in 2020.
Joining: To join the IMCCS Expert Group, you must be a Participant in the IMCCS. If you wish to inquire about the possibility of joining, please send an email to info at imccs dot org.