Migration and Climate Change : an Overview

  title={Migration and Climate Change : an Overview},
  author={Etienne Piguet and Antoine P{\'e}coud and Paul de Guchteneire},
  • Etienne Piguet, Antoine Pécoud, Paul de Guchteneire
  • Published 2011
Climate change has become a major concern for the international community. Among its consequences, its impact on migration is the object of increasing attention from both policy-makers and researchers. Yet, knowledge in this field remains limited and fragmented. This article therefore provides an overview of the climate change – migration nexus: on the basis of available empirical findings, it investigates the key issues at stake, including the social and political context in which the topic… CONTINUE READING

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