International Organization for Migration. Pastoralist Movement as Adaptation to Climate Change. Alex Flavell Environmental Migration Consultant International Organization for Migration Tanzania. Nansen Initiative Greater Horn of Africa Consultation, Nairobi, 21-23 May 2014.
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Pastoralist Movement as Adaptation to Climate Change
Environmental Migration Consultant
International Organization for Migration Tanzania
Nansen Initiative Greater Horn of Africa Consultation, Nairobi, 21-23 May 2014
What is adaptation to climate change?
“Adaptation refers to adjustments in ecological, social, or economic systems in response to actual or expected climatic stimuli and their effects or impacts. It refers to changes in processes, practices, and structures to moderate potential damages or to benefit from opportunities associated with climate change”
Different spatial levels (individual, household, community, state, global)
Different timeframes – planned or autonomous
The example of Kenya:
Security in Mobility partnership (SIM)
For further information, please visit: www.iom.int/envmig