June 03, 2023


Benjamin Habib

Dr. Benjamin Habib is a senior lecturer in politics and international relations at La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia. He is an internationally published scholar, and his research interests include traditional and non-traditional security in North Korea and environmental movements and international climate politics.


How extreme weather and natural disasters push North Koreans to escape

Environmental shocks aggravate food insecurity and drive population displacement, though not everyone is able to flee

Benjamin HabibBenjamin HabibDecember 14, 2022

North Korea careens from floods to drought, straining an already fragile system

Climate change is intensifying environmental shocks in the DPRK and placing millions at risk of going hungry

Benjamin HabibBenjamin HabibJune 21, 2022