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Climate Justice 101: Climate Migration

On Sep 20, 2020
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Let’s talk about climate migration. The potential for a climate migration crisis grows as climate change intensifies – but there are actions we can take now to protect the millions of people who are expected to be displaced in the next 30 years. Learn how: https://t.co/IAf2b3t0Cb https://t.co/aroAwo5syv
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The potential for a climate migration crisis grows by the day, as the climate crisis rages. To address both crises, we need to dramatically reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and quickly.

On Sep 20, 2020
@ClimateReality shared
Let’s talk about climate migration. The potential for a climate migration crisis grows as climate change intensifies – but there are actions we can take now to protect the millions of people who are expected to be displaced in the next 30 years. Learn how: https://t.co/IAf2b3t0Cb https://t.co/aroAwo5syv
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Climate Justice 101: Climate Migration

Climate Justice 101: Climate Migration

The potential for a climate migration crisis grows by the day, as the climate crisis rages. To address both crises, we need to dramatically reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and quickly.

What does this mean for human rights law?

What does this mean for human rights law?

Climate change and migration dredge up very specific imagery. It is often portrayed in the media as mass hordes of people crossing through barren deserts or Pacific Islanders standing at ...

Migration: how many people are on the move around the world?

Migration: how many people are on the move around the world?

The mass movement of people is arguably the biggest story of our time. How do we define the different types of migrant, how many are there and is it really is an unprecedented problem?

'Not Doing Anything Is No Longer Acceptable': A Conversation With Alice Thomas, Climate Refugee Expert

'Not Doing Anything Is No Longer Acceptable': A Conversation With Alice Thomas, Climate Refugee Expert

In many ways, 2018 is the year of the refugee. At United States borders, Mediterranean shores, and Asian cities, millions are fleeing war, hunger, and persecution in search of safety and ...

Child migration

Child migration

In 2017, there were 258 million people worldwide living outside their country of birth; 30 million of them were children. Among the world’s migrants are nearly 20 million refugees – some 10 ...

Canada resettled more refugees than any other country in 2018, UN says

Canada resettled more refugees than any other country in 2018, UN says

Canada admitted the largest number of refugees who were resettled last year and had the second highest rate of refugees who gained citizenship, according to the United Nations Refugee ...

Climate change and displacement

Climate change and displacement

How conflict and climate change form a toxic combination that drives people from their homes

Opening statement at the 70th session of the Executive Committee of the High Commissioner’s Programme

Opening statement at the 70th session of the Executive Committee of the High Commissioner’s Programme

Mr. Chairman, Deputy Secretary-General, Distinguished Delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen,

Let’s Talk About Climate Migrants, Not Climate Refugees

Let’s Talk About Climate Migrants, Not Climate Refugees

United Nations Sustainable Development Goals - Time for Global Action for People and Planet

Refugee Group: Use Frozen Billions to Aid World’s Displaced

Refugee Group: Use Frozen Billions to Aid World’s Displaced

UNITED NATIONS — The World Refugee Council called Thursday for up to USD$20 billion stolen by government leaders and now frozen in the United States, Britain and other countries to be ...

From Caution to Creative Solutions: The Necessary Evolution of the Climate Migration Debate

From Caution to Creative Solutions: The Necessary Evolution of the Climate Migration Debate

“Uncharted Territory” is a special series hosted by New Security Beat in celebration of the Environmental Change & Security Program’s 25th anniversary. In the series, a diverse group of ...

Experts fear children will drown off the Kent coast as migrants board dinghies to get to the UK

Experts fear children will drown off the Kent coast as migrants board dinghies to get to the UK

Around 80 asylum-seekers - including children - have reached the coasts of Dover and Folkestone in the past fortnight