Climate Change, Migration, Human Rights and Conflict: Vital Interdependence

Tuesday, November 30, 202110 a.m. (EST) | 4 p.m. (CET)ONLINE | ZOOM Webinar Event in English. | Free and open to all.RSVP required to receive the link: REGISTER HERE Speakers Cecilia Jimenez-Damary | UN Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) John Knox | Henry C. Lauerman Professor of International Law, Wake Forest University School […]

Lloyd Axworthy discusses the impacts of climate change on human mobility.

COP26, Climate Change and Migration

World Refugee & Migration Council members followed the discussions at the 2021 Glasgow United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) closely. In particular, they were looking to see how conversations and commitments could lead to future efforts toward climate change adaption and a recognition that migration can be part of those efforts. Here’s what they said. […]

Thinking long-term about Syrian Refugees in Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey

Watch the full event and read about the panelists on our Thinking Long-term About Syrian Refugees in Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey event page. On September 9, 2021 the World Refugee & Migration Council (WRMC) hosted a virtual panel discussion to launch new research focusing on long-term prospects for Syrian refugees in Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey.  The […]