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气候安全的移民

纽约—人类正在移动。我们生活在一个前所未有思想、资金以及(日益加强的)人员流动时代。

庞大的人口数量,以及我们消费资源的方式,深远地影响着我们的世界。我们的“拿-做-存”经济模式为许多国家的数亿人口创造了财富,大幅减少了全球贫困,但也让太多的人落在了身后。关键是,这让子孙后代面临着巨大的社会、经济和环境风险。也许最重要的风险来自温室气体正在比以往6,600万年更快的速度填充着大气层。

今天,有十亿人是移民,在国内外迁移。他们成为移民的原因很复杂,包括人口压力、缺少经济机会、环境恶化以及新形式的旅行。这些因素合在一起,导致了前所未有规模的流民和不安全移民。这两类人的数量将因为气候变化逐渐破坏数百万人的生计而扩大。

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