(1) TOPIC GUIDES


Download your topic guide below:
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Study Guide:


Dividing the Problem:


(2) VIDEO GUIDES


Below you will find video guides to your topic. Click the links below to access.
Maldives and environmental displacement here

3) LINKS TO NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS (NGOs)


Below you will find some great links to nongovernmental organizations working on behalf of Environmentally Displaced People. Spend some time researching the organizations to get an idea of how you can propose solutions to the issue while in committee. Have fun!

UNHCR

Environmental Justice Foundation

Norwegian Refugee Council


(4) PRIMARY SOURCES


To read the Kyoto Protocol, click here
To explore the Crisis Prevention and Recovery website, click here

(5) TAKE ACTION!


Consider organizing a fundraiser with your friends and donate the proceeds to the Boston Center for Refugee Health and Human Rights here

(6) COUNTRY RESEARCH


Below are links to articles and other sources of information pertaining to your country and topic in this year's SOCHUM.

Bahrain

Learn about how climate change will effect Bahrain's population in the future, click here

Bangladesh

Discover the living conditions of EDPs in Bangladesh, click here
Look at a Photo story of EDPs in Bangladesh, click here
Read about why the number of EDPs is rising in Bangladesh, click here

Cameroon

Check out this article to see how EDPs affect Cameroon , click here

Cape Verde

Open up this PDF to see some reasons of why there are EDPs in Cape Verde, click here

China

Explore how EDPs are defined, click here
Look at how China suffers from desertification, click here

Colombia

Learn about how Latin America could be affected by EDPs in the future, click here

Cuba

Find out Cuba prevents EDPs, click here

Dominican Republic

Learn how the DR helped Haitian EDPs after the earthquake, click here

Egypt

Discover how EDPs are being defined and protected, click here

Estonia

Find out how Estonia is helping other nations fight climate change, click here

France

Find out how the EU is preparing for an influx of eco-migrants, click here

Gabon

Check out Gabon's profile of EDPs , click here

Greece

Discover how climate change is affecting Greece, click here

Honduras

Read About how Latin America could be affected by EDPs in the future, click here

India

Explore how desertification is affecting India, click here

Iraq

Discover how climate is affecting agriculture in Iraq, click here

Israel

Explore the history of Israel's EDPs click here

Japan

Learn how the tsunami and earthquake have displaced children in Japan, click here
Look at how the Tsunami and Earthquake are affecting the elderly, click here
Read about the needs of Japanese EDPs, click here

Kenya

Look at how Sub-Saharan Africa will have an outbreak of climate migrants, click here
Learn about how Kenya is suffering from devastating floods, click here

Lebanon

Explore how climate refugees are entering the international agenda, click here

Mexico

Find out why many Mexicans are leaving the homes for environmental reasons, click here
Discover how sudden disasters and slow-onset disasters are affecting Mexico, click here

Morocco

Open up this PDF to discover how climate change affects EDPs in Morocco, click here

New Zealand

Read about how New Zealand is accepting climate refugees, click here

Nigeria

Explore Nigeria's problem with deforestation, click here
Read about how natural disasters have displaced people in Nigeria, click here

The Philippines

Look at how the Phillippines suffer from natural disasters, click here

Poland

Look at how the European Union is preparing for an influx of EDPs, click here

Republic of Korea

Open up this PDF to discover how the Republic of Korea and Asia are trying to prevent EDPs, click here

Romania

Read this article to see how Romania uses UN bodies to help EDPs, click here

Russia Federation

Find out how the world is trying to define and protect EDPs, click here

Saudi Arabia

Learn how Refugees are treated in Saudi Arabia, click here

South Africa

Look at how South Africa has dealt with environmental issues in the past, click here

Spain

Learn how Spain is accepting EDPs, click here

Switzerland

Open this PDF to see how Switzerland is protecting EDPs, click here

Turkey

Find out how environmental degradation is affecting the people of Turkey, click here

Uganda

Check out how the African Union is dealing with internally displaced people, click here

Ukraine

Read how floods have displaced Ukrainians, click here

United States

Look at how the US may be seeing more EDPs migrating to the States, click here
Discover how Alaska natives are becoming EDPs, click here

Vietnam

Explore how the world is trying to protect EDPs, click here
Learn how Vietnam has dealt with its' deforestation problem, click here