international law

Created on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 3 - Disasters, Security, Loss and Damage
Tags: loss and damage, IPCC, migration, refugees, COP20, international law, human rights
Loss and damage and climate migration Vositha Wijenayake from Climate Action Network South Asia examines the issue of climate change induced migration, calling for reforms in laws and policies to ensure ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 3 - Disasters, Security, Loss and Damage
Tags: Loss and damage, small island developing states, international law, climate change adaptation, UNFCCC, sovereignty, sea level rise
Island nations endangered by climate change Alvin Leong from the Pace Global Center for Environmental Legal Studies explores the implications of sea level rise on legal statehood for some Small Island ... [ +++ ]