Zmiany klimatu jako zagrożenie dla bezpieczeństwa narodowego w świetle dokumentów administracji amerykańskiej XXI wieku

  • Maciej Hacaga Akademia Sztuki Wojennej, Wydział Bezpieczeństwa Narodowego
Keywords: climate policy, climate change, national security, United States

Abstract

Climate Change as National Security Threat in the 21st Century as Seen from the US Strategic Documents Perspective

The issue of climate change has started to be implemented in official strategic documents of the United States (US) in the first decade of the 21st century. This paper describes briefly the hierarchy of the US national security documents and climate change-related definitions. In the main part it makes an analysis of how climate change-related issues were introduced into the US national security strategic documents by the three 21st century American presidents. The paper comes to a conclusion, that climate change is treated as a national security threat and therefore reflected in a number of the US strategic documents.

Author Biography

Maciej Hacaga, Akademia Sztuki Wojennej, Wydział Bezpieczeństwa Narodowego

doktorant w Akademii Sztuki Wojennej. Absolwent studiów magisterskich w London School of Economics and Political Science i na Uniwersytecie Wiedeńskim. Członek Zespołu Młodych przy Komitecie Prognoz PAN.

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Published
2020-03-01
How to Cite
Hacaga, Maciej. 2020. “Zmiany Klimatu Jako zagrożenie Dla bezpieczeństwa Narodowego W świetle dokumentów Administracji amerykańskiej XXI Wieku”. Politeja 16 (3(60), 289-302. https://doi.org/10.12797/Politeja.16.2019.60.19.