Lake Chad Basin

Shrinking Options: The Nexus Between Climate Change, Displacement and Security in the Lake Chad Basin

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The Lake Chad crisis has now displaced 2.4 million people. The displacement is largely a result of the conflict with Boko Haram, but we wondered what impact climate change and the shrinking Lake Chad played in the crisis? Climate Refugees traveled to the Lake Chad Basin in July 2017 to find out.