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Key Advocacy Messages: Mobility and Disaster Risk Reduction / Messages clés de plaidoyer: Mobilité et réduction des risques de catastrophe / Mensajes y recomendaciones clave: Movilidad y reducción del riesgo de desastres

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Human mobility: shaping vulnerability and resilience to disasters

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With one person out of seven in the world on the move, human mobility is a global dynamic that contributes to shaping the social, cultural and economic life of people, communities and societies. IOM is working to highlight its relevance for the post-2015 Disaster Risk Reduction agenda, as a key determinant of hazard exposure, vulnerability and resilience.

International Organization for Migration

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Environment, climate change and migration: IOM’s approach and activities

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The environment has always been a driver of migration, as people flee to survive natural disasters or, faced with harsh and deteriorating environmental conditions, move to seek opportunities elsewhere. Climate change is expected to exacerbate sudden- and slow-onset disasters and gradual environmental degradation. Through these impacts, climate change is already influencing migration around the world.

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