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Climate refugees

Climate refugees

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human beings -- Effect of climate on,
  • Climatic changes,
  • Environmental degradation,
  • Forced migration

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCollectif Argos.
    ContributionsCollectif Argos.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF71 .C57 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23832656M
    ISBN 109780262514392
    LC Control Number2009038108
    OCLC/WorldCa452271525

    In Climate Refugees, they take us to these places--from the dust bowl that was once Lake Chad to the melting permafrost in Alaska--offering a first-hand look in words and photographs at the devastating effects of rising global temperatures on the daily lives of ordinary people. Climate Refugees.   Five of the best climate-change novels the roads were crowded with refugees, foraging remaining food stocks. This is a hard book to read but also, as Andrew O’Hagan put it, “the first.

      Climate change 'will create world's biggest refugee crisis' This article is more than 2 years old Experts warn refugees could number tens of millions in the next decade, and call for a new legal. Climate refugee statistics: the definition problem. This is a very difficult question to answer, mainly because it’s difficult to define exactly what a climate refugee is. To have reliable statistics on anything, you need to be able to define what it is you are counting. Unfortunately defining who counts as a climate refugee is almost impossible.

    Let’s Talk About Climate Migrants, Not Climate Refugees View Larger Image Dina Ionesco is the Head of the Migration, Environment and Climate Change (MECC) Division at the UN Migration Agency (IOM). Climate Refugees by Collectif Argos and Hubert Reeves and Jean Jouzel available in Trade Paperback on , also read synopsis and reviews. Heartbreaking stories and pictures documenting the phenomenon of populations displaced by climate Author: Collectif Argos.


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Past proposals for the regulation of climate-induced migration are evaluated, inter alia by their original authors, and the volume also looks at current attempts to regulate climate-induced migration, including by officials from the International Organization for Migration (IOM), the office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

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