The environment has always been a driver of migration, as people flee to survive natural disasters or, faced with harsh and deteriorating environmental conditions, move to seek opportunities elsewhere. Climate change is expected to exacerbate sudden- and slow-onset disasters and gradual environmental degradation. |
In Crossroads Asia Working Paper Series, No. 27.
Simultaneously published in Studien aus dem Münchner Institut für Ethnologie, No.Studien aus dem Münchner Institut für Ethnologie, No. 15.