Earlier this month, I gave a talk on Environmental Refugees to Epping Green Party. Here is a precis:
Unless dangerous climate change is reined in, then you ain’t seen nothing yet. The 21st century, unless governments turn to Green policies, will be a century of unprecedented environmental disaster. There will be hundreds of millions of climate-change refugees, as powerful storms devastate poorer countries and rising sea levels simply inundate
It is the carbon emissions from industrial countries, of which
There are two great moral imperatives, in this connection, for the 21st century:
1) To plan to help the likely millions upon millions of environmental refugees.
2) To work now to prevent there being too huge a number of environmental refugees, by acting fast to defuse and to prevent catastrophic climate chaos.