The severe drought in East Africa is a reminder that the effects of changes in climate can have devastating effects on whole populations.
So it's imperative that we learn about how to better plan for inevitable changes in climate?
Dr. Jane McAdam is a professor with the Faculty of Law at the University of New South Wales. She's especially interested in how international refugee law and human rights treaties are placed to cope with predicted mass migrations of people threatened by climate change.
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