What shall we do with the climate refugees?
The mass movement of climate refugees from poor, hot countries to rich, temperate ones is the political dynamite that could destroy global co-operation on stopping the emissions and the warming.
An estimated 5,000 people protested in Ottawa on Sept. 27, 2019, calling for more aggressive measures to mitigate climate change. The UN estimates that 1.5 billion people may be forced to move in the next 30 years due to climate change, writes Gwynne Dyer. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia