Migration and Climate Change Workshop

Date: Sunday, September 18, 2016

Time: 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

In preparation for the United Nations Summit on Refugees and Migrants, the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and the United Nations University’s Institute for Environment and Human Security held a workshop concerning migration and climate change. Participants explored solutions, options and practical perspectives to address the growing tragedy of people being displaced by climate change without any international agreements in place for where they can go.

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Materials from Elizabeth Ferris

Report of the Secretary-General, In safety and dignity: addressing large movements of refugees and migrants (April 21, 2016)
Outcome Document for 19 September High-Level Meeting to Address Large Movements of Refugees and Migrants

Materials from Alex de Sherbinin

Climate Change Migration: Perspectives From Current Research

Materials from Atle Solberg

Nansen Initiative Protection Agenda

Platform on Disaster Displacement

Materials from Susana B. Adamo

Population mobility and environment: from knowledge to policy (September 18, 2016)