Essays about: "climate change-induced disasters"

Found 3 essays containing the words climate change-induced disasters.

  1. 1. NO ONE LEFT BEHIND? The ability of EU policies to support the capabilities of stateless people facing climate change-induced disasters

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sophie Auckram; [2023-08-31]
    Keywords : statelessness; vulnerability; EU; capability approach; climate change-induced disasters;

    Abstract : Statelessness is an issue that has affected Europe since the end of World War II, as nation-state boundaries have constrained which people have a nationality and which do not. In the instance of a climate change-induced disaster, stateless people are hyper-marginalised for two distinct reasons: they tend to live in high-risk locations, and they are in danger of being overlooked by state institutions. READ MORE

  2. 2. "A Global Concern Through Local Lenses" A Human Rights-Based Approach to Georgia’s Law and Policy Framework on Disaster- and Climate Change-Induced Internal Displacement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Ana Mosiashvili; [2021]
    Keywords : internal displacement; disasters; the adverse effects of climate change; Human Rights-Based Approach; human rights; Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement; IDPs; Ecomigrants; Georgia; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Every year, millions of people are internally displaced as a result of disasters and the adverse effects of climate change. Considering that climate change acts as a “threat multiplier”, thus, posing a serious risk to the fundamental rights, such as the rights to life, health, food, an adequate standard of living of individuals and communities worldwide, it is expected that the magnitude of this issue will increase. READ MORE

  3. 3. Where to go when nobody´s home? - Adaptation to climate change and migration in Sweden’s third largest city, Malmö.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Maya Sanchez; [2016]
    Keywords : Asylum regulations; Planning Strategies; Adaptation; Migration; Street-level bureaucrats.; Climate change; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Law and Political Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study has investigated the adaptation ability among Swedish public institutions with the intention of contributing with an understanding of the governmental and institutional approach on how they are supposed to manage potential larger-scale relocation due to climate change in the not so far reaching future. My specific research objective was to study the case of adaptation ability among institutions that interact and are linked to the community planning in Malmö and Sweden. READ MORE