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
To foster sustainable development while making migration a choice, IOM is engaged in building the resilience of countries and communities affected by a changing climate, environmental hazards and structural factors of vulnerability.
Number of pages: 8
Format: Electronic copy, A3 rectoverso layout
Reference Number: ENG0148
This paper presents IOM’s efforts to support vulnerable and mobile communities affected by environmental hazards through disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation (CCA) activities conducive to sustainable development.