What makes a ‘refugee’? It could be a life-or-death question in the climate crisis

Originally published at: https://systemschangealliance.org/what-makes-a-refugee-it-could-be-a-life-or-death-question-in-the-climate-crisis/

A new analysis by the Environmental Justice Foundation says that international laws covering refugee protection are too narrow for the climate crisis, calling for a new global agreement to protect those who are forced to flee the effects of climate change.