Climate Security Association of Canada (CSAC)

Name: Climate Security Association of Canada (CSAC) / Association canadienne sur la sécurité climatique (ACSC)

Type(s): Civil Society Organisation / NGO

Scope: National


CSAC's purpose is to bring together, coordinate, and enhance the capacities of scholars, policymakers, practitioners, media professionals, and others with a professional interest in generating, disseminating, and applying knowledge related to climate change and security. We aim to foster independent and responsible scholarly inquiry among our members and contribute to informed and guided climate security policy-making. CSAC also strives to improve the teaching and dissemination of ideas, concepts, methods, and information about climate security. To fulfill these objectives, the Association actively seeks cooperative relationships with relevant organizations and supports graduate students through meetings and scholarship opportunities.

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Featured Events:

  • Second Annual ASCS-CSAC Conference, Montreal, QC, Canada, 8-9 April 2024 
  • ASCS-CSAC Pacific Climate Security Conference and Career Development Workshop, Victoria, BC, Canada, 1-2 February 2024
  • First Inaugural ASCS-CSAC Conference, Université du Québec à Montréal, QC, Canada, 13-14 March 2023

TOPICS / Subjects:

  • Climate and Security