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Groundswell: Preparing for Internal Climate Migration

Groundswell: Preparing for Internal Climate Migration
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"Learn why preparing for climate migrants has become an integral part of countries' climate resilience policy."

Internal climate migrants are rapidly becoming the human face of climate change. According to the new World Bank report "Groundswell - Preparing for Internal Climate Migration" , without urgent global and national climate action, Sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia and Latin America could see more than 140 million people move within their countries’ borders by 2050. This infographic, while summarizing the above report, presents a case for urgent policy change to address this phenomenon.

This work is a product of the staff of The World Bank with external contributions. To read the full Groundswell report, please click here.