Climate Stress Syria: Who we are

Main project team: The core team consist of Lina Eklund, Pınar Dinç and Petter Pilesjö, from the Department of Pysical Geography and Ecosystem Science/Center for Middle Eastern Studies at Lund University. We also have a few people helping out in different parts of the project, listed below. Lina Eklund has a Ph.D. in Physical Geography and…

Introducing our Climate Stress Syria project

In March 2020, our new FORMAS project on climate stress in Syria was started. The project is a three-year interdisciplinary project for early career researchers, coordinated by Lina Eklund, with Pinar Dinc and Petter Pilesjö as collaborators. The project starts from the Syria Climate-Conflict narrative, and asks in-depth questions about the affected socio-ecological systems. For…