India on the way to COP21: Discussing climate exiles

India on the way to COP21: Discussing climate exiles

Sujatha Byravan (Principal Research Scientist, Centre for Study of Science, Technology & Policy [CSTEP], a think tank initiative based in Bangalore) describes the problems of climate exiles. Especially the most vulnerable and poorest people are forced to leave by worst effects of climate change. Now there is hope that Cop21 includes new mechanism on Loss and Damage in the core agreement.

 Read more:  Preparing for the climate exiles (The Hindu, 22.09.2015) http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/preparing-for-the-climate-exiles/article7674720.ece