Environmental Change and Forced Migration: A state of the Art review

Type

Report

Author

Morrissey, J.

Title

Environmental Change and Forced Migration: A state of the Art review

Year

2009

Publisher

Refugee Studies Center, Oxford Department of International Development

Abstract

The aim of this paper is three-fold. Firstly, it seeks to outline the current debate on the relationship between environmental change and migration. Secondly, it outlines and interrogates the existing empirical data on the relationship between environmental change and migration. Finally, it highlights some existing gaps in the literature and considers methodological issues, making some suggestions for future exploration of the issue.

Citation

Morrissey, J. (2009). Environmental Change and Forced Migration: A state of the Art review. Oxford : Refugee Studies Center. Oxford : Department of International Development.