We first learned of the film Climate Refugees at Senator Boxer & VP Gore's event last year. Senator Boxer introduced the small crowd of politicians & environmentalists to Michael Nash, the film's creator. Nash briefly talked about the film before rushing off to another meeting. Nash tirelessly brings awareness to the human victims of climate change.
Nash with Climate Refugees in Barguna Dist. of Asdayan
There is a new phenomenon in the global arena called “Climate Refugees”. A climate refugee is a person displaced by climatically induced environmental disasters. Such disasters result from incremental and rapid ecological change, resulting in increased droughts, desertification, sea level rise, and the more frequent occurrence of extreme weather events such as hurricanes, cyclones, fires, mass flooding and tornadoes. All this is causing mass global migration and border conflicts. For the first time, the Pentagon now considers climate change a national security risk and the term climate wars is being talked about in war-room like environments in Washington D.C. … more
This trailer is from the documentary Climate Refugees. A film that illuminates for the first time the human face of climate change and the national security issues of our changing climate.
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