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Study calls on United Nations to clarify legal status of environmental migrants

Press release 19 October, 2015

The United Nations and its refugee agency, UNHCR, should define the legal status of environmental migrants, according to a study published today (Monday 19 October) . read more »


Observations on the role of the private sector in the UNFCCC’s loss and damage of climate change work program

Observations on the role of the private sector in the UNFCCC’s loss and damage of climate change work program

a research article by Swenja Surminski, Jillian Eldridge 21 September, 2015

This paper presents evidence of current engagement and expectations, from official submissions to the UNFCCC, L&D literature, and relates this to experiences from the fields of disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation (CCA). read more »


Observations on the role of the private sector in the UNFCCC’s loss and damage of climate change work programme

Observations on the role of the private sector in the UNFCCC’s loss and damage of climate change work programme

a working paper by Swenja Surminski, Jillian Eldridge 1 December, 2013

Private sector engagement, particularly in relation to public policy based action and strategy, has become a buzz word in most policy areas, but this is often … read more »