Governance, Security, Migration, Law, Policy

Governance is the exercise of political, economic and administrative authority in the management of a country's affairs at all levels

Governance:

World population likely to surpass 11 billion in 2100 

Global governance — the rise of non-state actors    

Bad governance has accentuated the environment crisis

Exploring climate change and disaster governance issues

Transboundary water governance and climate change adaptation

An opportunity for governance reform or another layer of dysfunction?

Institutional vulnerability and governance of disaster risk reduction

Disaster risk governance - unlocking progress and reducing risk

Disaster policies and governance: promoting community resilience

How can local governance systems strengthen community resilience?

Governance through economic paradigms: addressing climate change by accounting for health 

Post-disaster governance, complexity and network theory; Aceh, the Indonesian Ocean Tsunami 2004

Decentralised local governance and poverty reduction in post-1991 Ethiopia 

Disaster governance and vulnerability: the case of Chile

Security:

Towards a safer world     Planning for the future: an emerging agenda

Conflict, climate change and politics    The climate-nuclear nexus

Warmer climate strongly affects human conflict and violence worldwide

On climate, defense could preserve and protect, rather than kill and destroy

Climate extremes: recent trends with implications for national security

Livlihood Security    Natural Disasters: What is the Role for Social Safety Nets?

Comprehensive security of built structures    Shelter from the storm?    

Community early warning systems     Social Protection and Climate Resilience    

Shifting bases, shifting perils: security implications of climate change in the OSCE region and beyond

Climate change and conflict: findings and lessons learned from 5 case studies in 7 countries

Disaster risk management: Australian, Japanese & US Defence forces

European Forum for Urban Security - Security, Democracy for Cities

Mediterranean civil protection: programme at a glance

Water scarcity is helping radicalze the Middle East

Nontraditional security challenges in india 

Migration, Relocation & Internal Displacement:

Disasters and displacement: gaps in protection    Project on internal displacement     

Global report on internal displacement 2018    Internal displacement in 2018: mid-year figures    

Disaster displacement 'chronic' in Asia

The next migrant wave    Preventive resettlement of populations at risk of disaster

Guidance on protecting people from disasters and environmental change through planned relocation 

Climate displacement: 

Vulnerability and climate change induced human displacement    Migration, agriculture and climate change

Climate Change and Migration: Rethinking Policies for Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction

Climate change, migration and the 2030 agenda for sustainable development    Where the rain falls

Climate change, migration, and conflict - addressing complex crisis scenarios in the 21st Century

Displacement on the global climate change agenda    What will happen with climate refugees?

UNHCR, the environment and climate change    Human migration: the glaring omission of emissions

The effects of climate change on internal and international migration: implications for developing countries

Experts warn governments to plan for climate change migrants

Vulnerable nations urged to craft climate migration policy 

Climate change driving population shifts to urban areas 

Policy Options to Support Climate-Induced Migration 

Migration Due to Climate Change Demands Attention    

Migration as an adaptation strategy to climate change    

Climate-induced migration creates perils, possibilities

Migration, climate change and the environment

Migration and Global Environmental Change

Should the UNFCCC recognize climate migrants?    

Climate migrants risk more harm in new surroundings

With climate change, heat more than natural disasters will drive people away

Disasters, displacement, and climate change: common challenges facing the north and the south

Migration and natural resource scarcity within the context of climate variability in West Africa    The Sahel

Addressing climate change and migration in Asia and the Pacific

Indonesia: Livlihood adlustments to climate changes and foreign migrant worker

Climate-threatened Soloman Islanders prepare for evacuation

Sea level rise and the Freely Associated States: addressing environmental migration under the compacts of free association

Climate change and migration in Bangladesh    Heat, not flood, causes Pakistani's to migrate

Bangaladesh: 5 key actions for ensuring rights of climate displaced people

Climate played big role in Vikings' disappearance from Greenland

Displacement from other causes:

Estimating the lost economic production caused by internal displacement because of disasters

People displaced by disasters: global estimates 2015    Natural disasters and human mobility

Guidelines to protect migrants in countries experiencing conflict or natural disasters

Disaster-related displacement risk: measuring the risk and addressing its drivers    Mobility and DRR

Natural disasters forced 20 million from their homes in 2014   The state of environmental migration 2014

2014 global estimates of people displaced by disaster

World disasters report 2012 - focus on forced migration and displacement 

Global estimates 2011: people displaced by natural hazard-induced disasters

The State of Environmental Migration 2010    42 million displaced by sudden natural disasters in 2010

Human mobility in the Sendai framework for DRR    

Mega-disasters and urbanisation spur spike in displacement

Linking human mobility, disasters, and DRR      Population mobility and DRR

The forced migration of the population of Manan Island PNG, due to volcanic eruptions 2004-2005

Spatial data potential for resettlement programmes in local communities vulnerable to debri-flow disasters

Focus on migration: how best to rebuild after disaster    

Compendium of IOM actvities in DRR and Resilience

Focus on migration:  disaster plans should minimize relocations   

Targeting in urban displacement contexts    Urban planning following humanitarian crises
     
Migrants and natural disasters: national law, policy and practices in the Americas

Environmental migration in Brazil: current context and systemic challenges    

Environmental migration in Morocco    Wikileaks, drought and Syria

Norway, Switzerland in push to protect 'environmental refugees'

Labour Migration as a Response Strategy to Water Hazards in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas

Human Rights:

Socially just adaptation to climate change

2014 Global humanitarian assistance report

New interational rights standard for climate displaced people

Human rights, climate change and cross-border displacement

Bringing rights into resilience: revealing complexities of climate risks and social conflict

The slow onset effects of climate change and human rights protection for cross-border migrants

Ethics:

Ethical principles on DRR and people's resilience    World Happiness Report

Ethical principles relating to DRR and contributing to people’s resilience to disasters 

Law & Policy:

Disaster law programme    Better laws, safer communities?    The Global Climate Legislation Study

The checklist on law and DRR     The handbook on law and DRR    

Disaster laws    Fact sheet: DRR legislation   Law and disaster risk reduction at the community level

International disaster response laws, rules and principles (IDRL) programme

Damage caused by tsunami is an insurable risk, rules high court

Should international refugee law accomodate climate change?

Disaster risk management in post-2015 policy frameworks

Effective law and regulation for disaster risk reduction

A study on strengthening legal preparedness for international disaster response (Italy)

The relationship between human rights and DRR revisited: bringing the legal perspective intoo the discussion  

Environmental legislation for disaster risk management     Eradicating ecocide

Environmental justice: a criminological perspective    Eradicating Ecocide

The fighting has begun over who owns land drowned by climate change

Humanitarian crises, emergency preparedness and response: the role of business and the private sector

The impact of law on adaptation in the private sector

Tackling the world water crisis: reshaping the future of foreign policy

Instituting Integration: comparative groundwater law and policy

Good practice principles for cross programming in the drylands

New global policy effort to tackle crisis of plastic litter in oceans

Guide to the 2010 HAP Standard in accountability and quality standard

The laws of global warming: how to regulate geo-engineering efforts to fight climate change

IDRL in Haiti    IDRL in Nepal   Analysis of legislation related to DRR in the Dominican Republic  

Analysis of legislation related to DRR in Brazil 

The Oso landslide: disaster management law in the space age  

Disaster law in Southeast Asia

Bangladesh: legal and Institutional arrangements - framework guidebook

Beyond the disaster: a call for Japanese leadership in international disaster response law

The role of land policies and laws for environmental migration in Kenya 

Analysis of legislation related to DRR in South Africa    

Disasters in Africa: the case for legal preparedness

Exploring politicaland socio-economic drivers of transformational climate policy - Ethiopia

Water Policy and law in the Mediterranean    Water pacts  re-examined amid Arab Spring