COP27: Migration, Losses & Damages

This event took place on October 25, 2022.

Climate Nexus and Atmos co-hosted a panel discussion among journalists, advocates, and policy experts ahead of COP27 on climate migration and “loss and damage.” They explored several questions, including: How is the climate crisis already influencing migration patterns, what should we expect in the future, and how could dedicated climate financing help mitigate this humanitarian crisis?

  • WHO: Yessenia Funes, Climate Director of Atmos (moderator)
  • Julie Watson, Reporter, Associated Press
  • Saleemul Huq, Director of the International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD) in Bangladesh
  • Kayly Ober, Program Manager for the Climate Displacement Program at Refugees International.