Posted by: APO | 17 May 2019

Mitigating displacement due to Climate Change, Disasters a Risk Reduction Priority, International Organization for Migration (IOM) says

Climate change and disasters are driving more people to move than ever before, whether due to sudden onset disasters like the unprecedented cyclones that devastated Southern Africa earlier this year, or destructive long-term weather patterns causing drought. Last year alone more than 17 million people were displaced following disasters – accounting for 61 per cent of all internal displacements globally,… Read more on https://africa-newsroom.com/press/mitigating-displacement-due-to-climate-change-disasters-a-risk-reduction-priority-iom-says?lang=en


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