Displacement & Migration

Articles  ⎸ Books  ⎸ Briefing Papers  ⎸ Legal Instruments  ⎸ Reports  ⎸ Working Papers

Articles

Derek R. Bell, Environmental Refugees: What Rights? Which Duties?, 10 Res Publica 135–152 (2004)

Julie Koppel Maldonado et al., The impact of climate change on tribal communities in the US: displacement, relocation, and human rights, 120 Climatic Change 93–106 (2013)

Owen Holland-Cordes, The Sinking of the Strait: The Implications of Climate Change for Torres Strait Islanders’ Human Rights Protected by the ICCPR, 9 Melbourne Journal of International Law 405–438 (2008)

Policy Briefs and Reports

Rabab Fatima, Anita Jawadurovna Wadud and Sabira Coelho, Human Rights, Climate Change, Environmental Degradation and Migration: A New Paradigm, Issue in Brief: Issue No 8 (Mar 2014)

Jane McAdam and Marc Limon, Human rights, climate change and cross-border displacement: the role of the international human rights community in contributing to effective and just solutions (Universal Rights Group, Aug 2015)

Reports

Chaloka Beyani, Climate change adaptation: A human rights based framework for internal displacement necessary (United Nations) (2011)

Chaloka Beyani, Protection of and assistance to internally displaced persons (United Nations) (2011)

The Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement, Climate Change and Internal Displacement (Brookings Institution) (2014)

Falling through the Cracks: A Briefing on Climate Change, Displacement, and International Governance Frameworks (Environmnental Justice Foundation) (2014)

Jane McAdam & Marc Limon, Human Rights, climate change and cross-border displacement: the role of the international human rights community in contributing to effective and just solutions (Universal Rights Group) (2015)

Raquel Rolnik, Report of the Special Rapporteur on adequate housing as a component of the right to an adequate standard of living, and on the right to non-discrimination in this context, Addendum, Mission to Maldives (UN Human Rights Council) (2010)

Raquel Rolnik, Report of the Special Rapporteur on adequate housing as a component of the right to an adequate standard of living, and on the right to non-discrimination in this context (UN Human Rights Council) (2010)

OHCHR study on the relationship between climate change and human rights (UN Human Rights Council) (2013)

World Disasters Report 2014 – Focus on Culture and Risk (International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies) (2014)