Forced Environmental Migration: Ethical Considerations for Emerging Migration Policy

  title={Forced Environmental Migration: Ethical Considerations for Emerging Migration Policy},
  author={Nicole Marshall},
  journal={Ethics, Policy \& Environment},
  pages={1 - 18}
Abstract This paper gives a normative assessment of the problem of forced environmental migration, or, migration driven primarily by environmental events, drawing particular attention to the framing of citizen and non-citizen rights in the context of anthropogenic climate change. It explores a moral imperative to install special migration rights for Environmentally Displaced Peoples and briefly assesses the ability of current domestic migration policy to offer such rights. The paper concludes… Expand
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