Category: Policy

Why Climate Change Will Lead to More Watershed Contamination

Why Climate Change Will Lead to More Watershed Contamination

Why Climate Change Will Lead to More Watershed Contamination

12/01/21

“Why will climate change lead to more watershed contamination?”

Watersheds are a vital part of human infrastructure. However, the advent of climate change is going to cause mass contamination of these natural environments worldwide, whether it be from sewage lines spilling from overheated pipes or saltwater intrusion from sea-level rise. This is Why Climate Change Will Lead to More Watershed Contamination.

Climate Rent Control

Climate Rent Control

Climate Rent Control

11/30/21

“Why do we have to think about a special form of rent control to counteract the effects of climate change?”

Climate change is going to cause demand to spike in certain areas and cause rents to skyrocket. To counteract this, legislators will have to implement rent control policies that take into account how climate change might affect this. One example could be strengthening rent control laws in higher-ground parts of Miami so things can get better. This is why Climate Rent Control is so important.

Uniform Relocation Act Comparable Housing Determination

Uniform Relocation Act Comparable Housing Determination

Uniform Relocation Act Comparable Housing Determination

11/29/21

“How do we determine comparable housing through the uniform relocation act?”

The Uniform Relocation Act allows people to receive buyouts for their homes and move somewhere else if need be. However, before the move can happen the affected unit must be granted “comparable” housing. This means that the new place must have a similar amount and quality of bedrooms, bathrooms, amenities, special features, disability accommodation, and other needs. This is why Uniform Relocation Act Comparable Housing Determination is so important. 

Learning Different Languages to Help Climate Migrant Integration

Learning Different Languages to Help Climate Migrant Integration

Learning Different Languages to Help Climate Migrant Integration

11/28/21

“Why is learning different languages to help climate migrant integration so helpful?”

New climate migrants may speak a different language than the place to where they move. For this reason, it will be useful for the locals to learn their language and for them to learn the language. This is why Learning Different Languages to Help Climate Migrant Integration is so important.

Projecting Housing Shortages Due to Climate Change

Projecting Housing Shortages Due to Climate Change

Projecting Housing Shortages Due to Climate Change

11/27/21

“How can we attempt housing shortages due to climate change?”

Climate change will make a paradigm-shifting impact on the housing market. We’re going to see people rushing to escape hazardous conditions to find shelter in nearby towns, units becoming uninhabitable due to extreme weather, wealthy individuals purchasing homes in supposedly climate-resilient destinations. Planners can take action early and model how this plays out using tools such as agent-based modeling and scholastic simulations. This is how we can go on Projecting Housing Shortages Due to Climate Change.

Why Reducing Gluttony in Wealthier Communities is Necessary for Stopping Climate Change

Why Reducing Gluttony in Wealthier Communities is Necessary for Stopping Climate Change

Why Reducing Gluttony in Wealthier Communities is Necessary for Stopping Climate Change

11/25/21

“Why is reducing gluttony in wealthier communities a necessity for stopping climate change?”

Getting food ready takes a large amount of energy and labor, from getting the food ready for production, to getting it shipped off, and to storage. Much of this goes to satisfy wealthy communities’ voluminous appetites. However, if gluttony was reduced, then fewer people would overeat and it would lead to fewer carbon emissions. This is Why Reducing Gluttony in Wealthier Communities is Necessary for Stopping Climate Change.

Designating Climate Retreat Cities

Designating Climate Retreat Cities

Designating Climate Retreat Cities

11/21/21

“How can we designate cities that will see climate retreat?”

Climate change is going to make some cities uninhabitable. For this reason, governments should take preemptive action and designate what towns will need to see climate retreat. This is why Designating Climate Retreat Cities is so important.

Why Water Shortages Can Lead to Refugee Crises

Why Water Shortages Can Lead to Refugee Crises

Why Water Shortages Can Lead to Refugee Crises

11/20/21

“Why can water shortages lead to refugee crises?”

Water shortages can wreak havoc on societies. They lead to malnutrition, damage, and humanitarian issues. This often forces people to run to other places in search of security and stability. This is Why Water Shortages Can Lead to Refugee Crises.