On the Move: ‘Climate Migrants’ in Bangladesh
Travel Blog • Eva Holland • 12.14.09 | 5:16 PM ET
[T]he farmers of Kalikabari are on the leading edge of what could be a great wave of migration. Studies estimate that the effects of climate change could force 30 million Bangladeshis from their homes by the middle of this century. Many environmental migrants are already showing up here—in Bangladesh’s capital, Dhaka.