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Round up: research, news and events from the last week

Reports and research

People and Planet: The Royal Society Science Policy Centre report 01a/12

Population Distribution, Migration and Climate Change in Australia: An Exploration by Graeme Hugo for the National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility (NCCARF)

The Normative Framework of Climate Change-Related Displacement by Jane McAdam, UNSW

Upcoming events

13 – 31 August 2012: Adaptation Academy Foundation Course 2012, Global Climate Adaptation Partnership (GCAP). Apply online

Past events

Conference Video: The Effects of Climate Change and Migration in Northwest Africa. The Centre for American Progress. April 18th 2012

News and commentary

Insights From Past Millennia Into Climatic Impacts on Human Health and Survival in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) by Anthony McMichael

Life As a Climate Refugee by Rezaul Karim Chowdhury in The Huffington Post

A look at speculation over Kiribati’s negotiations with Fiji. UKCCMC

Climate, Migration and Why the Security Agenda Just Doesn’t Help by Arwa Aburawa in the Green Prophet

Analysis: Addressing Climate Change and Migration in Asia and the Pacific, Asian Development Bank. UKCCMC

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Policy Primers

Coming soon…

  • What does displacement and migration linked to environmental change look like?
  • Does language matter?
  • Migration as adaptation
  • Disasters and displacement
  • The humanitarian system
  • The securitization of climate change

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