Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 00:01

Article published on the IOM GMDAC Migration Data Portal, 18th of December 2018

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 18:07

Examples of how climate conditions can directly or indirectly lead to the migration of people can be found in all continents, from the hundreds of thousands of people displaced overnight by floods and hurricanes in the United States, to rural populations in the Sahel unable to access water and grazing resources. Robust scientific analysis corroborates what common sense tells us: in a world subjected to increasing threats of climate change, people are - and will continue - migrating to cope with the impact on their daily lives.

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 23:29

Mariam Traore

Article published on the UNCCD Knowledge Hub.

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 04:41

The global compact for safe, orderly and regular migration represents a strategic and significant opportunity for the international community to progress in terms of international migration governance and offers a timely opportunity to account for environmental, natural disaster and climatic dimensions in contemporary migration policy and practice.

Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 23:46


Friday, November 20, 2015 - 19:11

Conferene report - Meeting of the Americas on Climate Change

Location: Bogota
Date: 20 to 23 September 2015

Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 22:50

Seminar: Migration as adaptation to environmental and climate change: Evidence and policy
Date: 13 November 2015
Location: IOM GMDAC, Berlin, Germany

Monday, November 2, 2015 - 19:07
“More important than the discussions on the regularization plan of immigrants is the impact of climate change in the Dominican Republic,” said the then IOM Chief of Mission Cy Winter at the opening ceremony of a training of policymakers on 13 July 2015 in Santo Domingo.
Monday, November 2, 2015 - 19:04

There have been an increasing number of publications on the effects of environmental change on migration in recent years[1]. However, has research captured and reflected the policy needs and interest of countries affected by “environmental migration”?

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 21:36

Migration and displacement were repeatedly mentioned among the greatest security challenges posed by climate change at an international high-level event organized by the French Ministry of Defence on October 14th, 2015 in Paris.