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Stephanie Dickson, Sophie Webber and Tim Takaro: Canada should do more for climate refugees
Description: In the coming years climate change will compel hundreds of millions of people to relocate. Learn how there are three existing areas of Canada’s Immigration and Refugee Protection Act that could be used to accommodate climate migrants.
Date: 05 November 2014
Author: The Province
Source: http://blogs.theprovince.com/2014/11/04/stephanie-dickson-sophie-webber-and-tim-takaro-canada-should-do-more-for-climate-refugees/
Liu Scholar Sophie Webber and co-authors believe the Canadian government must take seriously its responsibility to help accommodate climate migrants, reassure the public that all levels of government are taking steps to address the impacts on social services involved, and invite society as a whole to the conversation on how Canada can undertake this ethical responsibility.

See: http://blogs.theprovince.com/2014/11/04/stephanie-dickson-sophie-webber-and-tim-takaro-canada-should-do-more-for-climate-refugees/
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