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Climate and Atmosphere
Environmental Governance

Definition(s)

Migration of populations as a result of failing ecosystems, vulnerability to natural hazards and gradual climate-driven environmental changes causing poverty and hunger. (draft)

Hierarchy

Related terms:
displaced people
environmental emigration
environmental refugee
environmentally induced migration
displacement

In other languages

French
migration environnementale
Russian
экологическая миграция
Spanish
migración inducida por el medio ambiente
Chinese, Simplified
环境移徙
Arabic
هجرة بيئية

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with environmental migration

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