Climate Change and Migration: Evidence from the Middle East and North Africa

@inproceedings{Wodon2014ClimateCA,
  title={Climate Change and Migration: Evidence from the Middle East and North Africa},
  author={Quentin T. Wodon and Andrea Liverani and George Gheverghese Joseph and Nathalie Bougnoux},
  year={2014}
}
Climate change is a major source of concern in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, and migration is often understood as one of several strategies used by households to respond to changes in climate and environmental conditions, including extreme weather events. This study focuses on the link between climate change and migration. Most micro-level studies measure climate change either by the incidences of extreme weather events or by variation in temperature or rainfall. A few studies… CONTINUE READING
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