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                                                                                                                   Progress Tracking

 The Hague Declaration on Planetary Security was launched to support concrete steps to advance in the six action areas outlined in the Declaration.
                               Please visit our website on the Hague Declaration to see progress related to the Hague Declaration’s action areas


Planetary Security Expert Interviews
In the past months we have regularly published Interviews with experts recorded at the 4th Planetary Security Conference on 19-20 February in the Hague. With a variety of expertise, topics such as the Lake Chad Crisis, Nature-based solutions, urbanization and peace-building where discussed. This article collects all interviews at one spot and provides short abstracts
EU Security Community Considers Climate Security
This week climate-related security issues were prominently discussed in Brussels. Luxembourg Minister of Defense François Bausch addressed the topic in a meeting with his counterparts in the Foreign Affairs Council. This Council, which is composed of Ministers from EU Member States, brought together Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Defense in a so-called joined session format. They were joined by their counterparts from the G5 Sahel and its Secretary General. The EU reiterated its commitment to the region and its willingness to increase its engagement in the future.
The evolving climate-security agenda: key political events on the horizon
Following the presentation of a ‘roadmap to the UN Climate Summit’ by General Assembly President Maria Espinosa in March, we presented an outline of key dates and events for the climate-security nexus, in what has the potential to be a ‘tipping point’ year for the agenda. We regularly update the events on this website. Please read on for the upcoming key events in 2019