#Climate Refugees

  • Article: 6 Alarming Facts From the UN’s New Climate Report

    6 Alarming Facts From the UN’s New Climate Report

    By Joe McCarthy|March 12, 2020

    From ice melt to tropical storms, the report covers a lot of ground. Read more

  • Article: Rising Sea Levels Are Displacing Villagers in Myanmar

    Rising Sea Levels Are Displacing Villagers in Myanmar

    By Brandon Wiggins|Feb. 28, 2020

    Flooding and soil erosion are forcing villagers inland. Read more

  • Article: Climate Refugees Cannot Be Sent Back Home: UN

    Climate Refugees Cannot Be Sent Back Home: UN

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Catherine Caruso|Jan. 21, 2020

    The United Nations’ landmark ruling sets a global precedent for human rights. Read more

  • Article: UN's New Migration Pact Offers Hope for Climate Refugees

    UN's New Migration Pact Offers Hope for Climate Refugees

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 20, 2018

    Now campaigners want nations to follow up with concrete action. Read more

  • Article: The Sea Is Swallowing Up Homes in This Senegal City

    The Sea Is Swallowing Up Homes in This Senegal City

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 3, 2018

    A scheme backed by the World Bank aims to resettle 10,000 residents from the coast of Saint-Louis. Read more

  • Article: Natural Disasters Make 14 Million People Homeless Each Year: Report

    Natural Disasters Make 14 Million People Homeless Each Year: Report

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 13, 2017

    The risk of displacement may rise as populations swell and climate change worsens. Read more

  • Article: Melting Greenland Could Raise Sea Levels by 20 Feet

    Melting Greenland Could Raise Sea Levels by 20 Feet

    By Madison Feser|July 25, 2017

    Algae growth is causing a faster melting rate. Read more

  • Article: These Often Forgotten Islands of Australia Are Washing Away Due to Climate Change

    These Often Forgotten Islands of Australia Are Washing Away Due to Climate Change

    By Marnie Cunningham|July 19, 2017

    These communities are on the frontline of climate change. Read more