‘It’s obvious some of the violence we are observing … is directly linked to climate change,’ says Peter Maurer

Read the article here- The Guardian Oct. 21st 2018

“When [populations] start to migrate in big numbers it leads to tensions between the migrating communities and the local communities. This is very visible in contexts like the Central African Republic, like Mali and other places,” said Maurer. He said it was up to governments, not humanitarians, to develop the policies needed to deal with the “root causes” of climate change.