Thursday, September 1 / 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM   •   Room P 11

Session 16:
Climate change, migration and urbanisation

Chair: Wolfgang Lutz, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)

  1. Climate, migration, and the food security context in Burkina Faso and Senegal: introducing Terra PopulusRaphael Nawrotzki, University of Minnesota ; Tracy Kugler, University of Minnesota ; Allison Schlak, University of Minnesota

  2. Examining the link between climate, conflict and cross-border migrationJesus Crespo Cuaresma, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU) ; Raya Muttarak, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU) ; Guy J. Abel, Asian Demographic Research Institute

  3. Deforestation and local sustainable development in Brazilian Legal Amazonia: an exploratory analysisDouglas Sathler, UFVJM and Columbia University ; Susana Beatriz Adamo, Columbia University ; Everton E. C. Lima, Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP)

  4. Population growth, urbanization, and future wildfire risksLeiwen Jiang, Shanghai University

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