Climate Change and Health – Chapter 11 – Migration

The film clip above is a section from the video you saw on the first page; watch this segment to remind you of the main issues related to this topic.


  1. Describe the dynamics of population movement (how people and communities move within and between regional, national, and global boundaries).
  2. Is climate change likely to increase or decrease migration?
  3. Is climate change contributing to the "refugee crisis" in Europe?


  1. The Guardian. 2015. Mass migration is no "crisis" - it's the new normal. → Access here
  2. Climate Change and Migration Coalition. 2013. Myth Buster: migration, displacement and climate change. → Access here