The politics of environmental migration and climate justice in the Pacific region
作者: Silja KleppJohannes Herbeck
作者单位: 1Sustainability Research Center (artec), University of Bremen
刊名: Journal of Human Rights and the Environment, 2016, Vol.7 (1), pp.54-73
来源数据库: Edward Elgar Publishing
DOI: 10.4337/jhre.2016.01.03
关键词: climate justiceadaptationenvironmental migrationKiribatiFijiPacific regionlegal anthropologymigrate with dignity
原始语种摘要: Starting from a critical discussion of current arguments and concepts in research on the environment–migration nexus, the article analyses how environmental migration is discussed in the Pacific region. In the first section we provide a short overview of the academic debates on environmental migration and describe their limitations. We suggest that a legal stalemate has arisen at global level regarding environmental migrants. The second section examines the evolving negotiations to address environmental migrants in the Pacific region that are, in contrast to the global North, based on climate science and on calls for climate justice and solidarity. We conclude that the inclusion of post-colonial perspectives in the debates on environmental migration can render visible the political nature...
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  • climate 气候
  • migration 迁移
  • Pacific 太平洋
  • region 地域
  • environmental 环境的
  • global 球状的
  • limitations 局限性
  • empirical 经验的
  • reconnect 重新连接
  • article 冠词