strategy

Developing special programmes on migration causing or caused by environmental change

Description:
Policies and programmes are developed to handle the various types of migration that result from, or induce environmental disruptions, with special attention to women and vulnerable groups.
Implementation:
This strategy features in the framework of Agenda 21 as formulated at UNCED (Rio de Janeiro, 1992), now coordinated by the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development and implemented through national and local authorities.
Subjects:
Migrants
Environment
Development
Type Classification:
E: Emanations of other strategies