Today’s report from Norway

14 05 2013

The report  by the Norwegian Refugee Council’s Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre points out that 98% of the people displaced by exreme weather live in poorer countries. And there’s been a big increase in displacement caused by climate change.

http://www.internal-displacement.org/8025708F004BE3B1/%28httpInfoFiles%29/7054BD160B92E264C1257B6A00397F72/$file/Highlights%20Global%20Estimates%20Report%202012.pdf

 

there’s a synopsis in the Toronto Star

http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2013/05/13/natural_disasters_forced_32_million_people_from_their_homes_last_year.html

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