Migrants’ remittances: A complementary source of financing adaptation to climate change at the local level in Ghana

Type

Journal Article

Author(s)

Musah-Surugu, I. J.
Ahenkan, A.
Bawole, J. N.
Darkwah, S. A.

Title

Migrants’ remittances: A complementary source of financing adaptation to climate change at the local level in Ghana

Year

2017

Journal

International Journal of Climate Change Strategies and Management

Vol (No), pp

10(1), 178-196

Abstract

This paper shows that migrants’ remittances are used to finance both incremental costs of households’ infrastructure and consumption needs, as well as additional investment needs to be occasioned by ongoing or expected changes in climate.

Citation

Musah-Surugu, I. J., Ahenkan, A., Bawole, J. N., & Darkwah, S. A. (2017). Migrants’ remittances: A complementary source of financing adaptation to climate change at the local level in Ghana. International Journal of Climate Change Strategies and Management, 10(1), 178-196. DOI : doi.org/10.1108/IJCCSM-03-2017-0054

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