Paola Vesco

Associate Doctoral Researcher

Paola Vesco
Paola Vesco left PRIO in 2019. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons. Paola Vesco is an External Associate at PRIO.


Paola Vesco is a PhD candidate in Science and Management of Climate Change at Ca' Foscari University of Venice. She is also associated with the CLIMSEC project at PRIO. Paola's main research interests focus on the climate-conflict nexus and she is currently investigating the link between natural resources and conflict.

All Publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Vesco, Paola; Matija Kovacic; Malcolm Mistry & Mihai Croicu (2021) Climate variability, crop and conflict: Exploring the impacts of spatial concentration in agricultural production, Journal of Peace Research 58(1): 98–113.

Book Chapter

Vesco, Paola & Halvard Buhaug (2020) Climate and conflict, in Hampson, Fen Osler; Alpaslan Özerdem; & Jonathan Kent, eds, Routledge Handbook of Peace, Security and Development. New York: Routledge (105–120).