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This brief aims to present initial findings from six countries that yield policy implications relevant to the discussions in the the 2015 Paris Climate Change discussions. The research confirms that some forms of mobility enable people to adapt and should be facilitated, while displacement and planned relocation pose important policy and protection challenges, especially for the poor.
The publication gives the following recommendations:
Environment Migration Portal, Migration, Environment and Climate Change: Policy Brief Series, Issue 9, Vol. 1, December 2015. This document is part of the "Migration, Environment and Climate Change: Policy Brief Series" of the International Organization for Migration.