Why the Trajectory of Climate Migration Policy is Incredibly Dependent on Current Political Administrations
“Why is the trajectory of climate migration policy incredibly dependent on current political administrations?”
The foundations of climate migration policy are being crafted right now, whether it be the U.N General Assembly identifying climate migrants as needing protection or Bangladesh’s research into climate displacement within its own borders. While the future currently seems bright for climate migration policy, it could be thrown off course by political actors. Since it is so nascent, whatever administrations are in power will be the ones defining these matters. More progressive governments will have to fight more conservative ones on climate migration policy is going to look like. This is Why the Trajectory of Climate Migration Policy is Incredibly Dependent on Current Political Administrations.