Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

2-2015

Publisher

Brookings Mountain West

Abstract

This lecture examines trends in natural disasters, the effects of climate change, and their impact on human rights, including economic costs, the displacement/migration of people, and the likelihood that the poor and marginalized are most likely to be affected by natural disasters and climate change.

Keywords

Climatic changes; Climatic changes--Economic aspects; Human rights; Marginality; Social; Natural disasters; Natural disasters--Economic aspects; Poor

Disciplines

Climate | Economics | Inequality and Stratification | Political Science | Sociology

File Format

pdf

File Size

1.537 KB

Language

English

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