Climate Redlining

Climate Redlining

Climate Redlining

06/28/20

“How might climate change spur a new form of redlining?”

 

Climate change is causing entire regions of cities to become less inhabitable. As more data on climate vulnerabilities becomes available, investors become more aware of these risks, and may exacerbate or even deny financial services to residents in these neighborhoods. Since previous systemic exclusion has caused less-privileged groups to live in such zones, this will further perpetuate inequality and constitute a new form of Climate Redlining.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s