Climate migration myths

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  • Ingrid Boas
  • Carol Farbotko
  • Helen Adams
  • Harald Sterly
  • Simon Bush
  • Kees van der Geest
  • Hanne Wiegel
  • Hasan Ashraf
  • Andrew Baldwin
  • Giovanni Bettini
  • Suzy Blondin
  • Mirjam de Bruijn
  • David Durand-Delacre
  • Christiane Fröhlich
  • Giovanna Gioli
  • Lucia Guaita
  • Elodie Hut
  • Francis X. Jarawura
  • Machiel Lamers
  • Samuel Lietaer
  • Sarah L. Nash
  • Etienne Piguet
  • Delf Rothe
  • Patrick Sakdapolrak
  • Lothar Smith
  • Basundhara Tripathy Furlong
  • Ethemcan Turhan
  • Jeroen Warner
  • Caroline Zickgraf
  • Mike Hulme

Colleges, School and Institutes


Misleading claims about mass migration induced by climate change continue to surface in both academia and policy. This requires a new research agenda on ‘climate mobilities’ that moves beyond simplistic assumptions and more accurately advances knowledge of the nexus between human mobility and climate change.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)901-903
Number of pages3
JournalNature Climate Change
Issue number12
Early online date26 Nov 2019
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2019