How to make climate migration a solution, not a problem

,

News
  • 2014•01•16     Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Excerpt from the article by Megan Rowling:

    “Resilient people migrate to capture adaptation opportunity. Vulnerable people migrate to avoid climate crisis,” wrote Koko Warner, head of the environmental migration section at the United Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS). “What can we do to make sure that migration remains one of a number of resilience and development-enhancing choices, rather than a last-ditch survival option?”