Wangari Maathai: Resources and Conflict Written by Mario Wiedemann on May 12, 2011. Published in Avoiding the resource curse on Africa. Nobel Peace Prize Winner Wangari Maathai speaks on the relationship between scarce natural resources and global conflict. Tags: Civil War, Conflicts, Natural Resources Mario Wiedemann #Digitalization, #ICT4Change, #OpenData, #NonProfits, #HumanRights. Co-Founder Future Challenges @fc__org.