We exist to challenge the lack of long-term strategies to support and protect people at risk of displacement linked to environmental change

The UK Climate Change and Migration Coalition is an alliance of refugee, human rights, development and environmental organisations. We believe the rights of affected communities must be central to the discussion of how this issue is addressed. We want to make the voices of affected communities and civil society central to the debate.

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    Podcast: migration and climate change – evidence for policy

    Podcast: migration and climate change - evidence for policy

    1st July 2015

    In June we chaired a session looking at the connections between climate change and migration - and the policies that can be used to address the connection. This podcast is a recording of the debate in which a number of policy makers and researchers reflect on the issues. The panel were: Modera...

    The Level: art installation based on migrant and refugee testimonies

    The Level: art installation based on migrant and refugee testimonies

    24th June 2015

    Over the past 2 years we have compiled testimonies from people who have moved due to the impacts of climate change. Artists Mazaher and Maya Chowdhry have used these testimonies and other footage to create a powerful film installation. The testimonies are read by actors and interspersed with real ...

    Research Round Up: The importance of Cash Transfers for building individual autonomy and climate reslilence

    Research Round Up: The importance of Cash Transfers for building individual autonomy and climate reslilence

    24th June 2015

    Cash Transfers and Climate-Resilient Development: Evidence from Zambia’s Child Grant Programme Kathleen Lawlor, Sudhanshu Handa, David Seidenfeld and the Zambia Cash Transfer Evaluation Team UNICEF Office of Research Sub-Saharan African countries are already experiencing the impacts of we...

    Climate, migration and health – connections and challenges

    Climate, migration and health - connections and challenges

    11th June 2015

    Last week I was on a panel that discussed the relationship between climate change, migration and health. The Royal Collage of Physicians performed a vital task in bringing together experts from these fields to explore the connections. The audience also provided vital insights into how climate linked...

    Video: Migration, environment and climate change – evidence for policy

    Video: Migration, environment and climate change - evidence for policy

    8th June 2015

    Last week we chaired a debate called Migration, environment and climate change - evidence for policy. This short video gives a brief overview of some of the key points raised in the debate. The debate was organised by the International Organisation for Migration and was part of the European C...

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