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(2020-2021) How has the climate crisis affected refugees and asylum seekers?

by | Apr 19, 2021 |

By Itziar Cendrowicz, Iris Cousins, Yijia Gu, Madeleine Joyce, and Darcy Lewis

When Cyclone Idai struck the African continent, countries in the Global North were prompted to consider how to help poorer nations on the frontline of climate change (Williams, 2021). Yet policy makers have struggled to agree on a coherent system of assistance. Whilst the IMF attempted to implement some guidelines for richer countries to help, this attempt was side-lined by the COVID-10 pandemic. Continue reading here