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Environmental Change, Adaptation and Migration

Bringing in the Region

  • Felicitas Hillmann
  • Marie Pahl
  • Birte Rafflenbeul
  • Harald Sterly

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Introduction: (Re-)locating the Nexus of Migration, Environmental Change and Adaptation

    1. Felicitas Hillmann, Marie Pahl, Birte Rafflenbeul, Harald Sterly
      Pages 1-17
  3. Framing the Debate

  4. Understanding Regional Vulnerabilities

  5. Extreme Regional Situations: Bangladesh

  6. Extreme Regional Situations: Ghana

  7. Bringing Things Together: Conclusions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 281-281
    2. Felicitas Hillmann, Marie Pahl, Birte Rafflenbeul, Harald Sterly
      Pages 283-290
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 291-299

About this book

Introduction

The contributors present empirical and theoretical insights on current debates on environmental change, adaptation and migration. While focusing on countries subject to environmental degradation, it calls for a regional perspective that recognises local actors and a systematic link between development studies and migration research.

Keywords

Environmental Change Climate Change International Migration Adaptation Region Vulnerability Resilience Adaptive Capacity Inequality migration policy Development urban transformation Ghana Bangladesh climate change migration mobility

Editors and affiliations

  • Felicitas Hillmann
    • 1
  • Marie Pahl
    • 2
  • Birte Rafflenbeul
    • 2
  • Harald Sterly
    • 2
  1. 1.Technische Universität Berlin and IRS (Institute for Regional Development and Structural Planning)Germany
  2. 2.University of CologneGermany

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