climate change

The Impact of Climate Change: Migration and Cities in South America

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Cities – particularly megacities – are becoming focal points for climate change impacts. Rapid urbanization, accelerating demand for housing, resource supplies and social and health services, place pressure on already stretched physical, social and regulatory infrastructure, heightening risks and vulnerability. In South America, internal migration flows – as well as immigration – are mostly to cities.

Bulletin Vol. 63 (2) - 2014

English

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