Atlas of Environmental Migration

­ Building on existing knowledge, data and case studies produced over the years by IOM, other international organizations, academia and researchers worldwide, the project will result in the first Atlas of Environmental Migration, an innovative tool providing a visual overview of this trend of human migration through maps, illustrations and explanatory texts prepared under the supervision of world experts in this field.

Implementing Partners:  International Organization for Migration, Université de Versailles St-Quentin-en-Yvelines, Institut d’Etudes Politiques (Sciences Po Paris)

Donors:  The Nippon Foundation; Foundation for Population, Migration and Environment (PME); Heinrich Böll Stiftung European Union; European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST);  Fondation ISDT Wernaers (FNRS); ULB/Bernheim Foundation; United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)

Project period:  October 2013 – October 2016

Main expected output of project: Publication of Atlas of Environmental Migration in French in March 2016 and in English in September 2016 

The booklet of the Atlas of Environmental Migration is available here (only in French).  

English flyer

To order a copy: English or French


International Organization for Migration
17 route des Morillons, CH1201 Geneva, Switzerland


Dina Ionesco, Head
Migration, Environment and Climate Change

Daria Mokhnacheva, Project Officer
Migration, Environment and Climate Change