The Fridtjof Nansen Institute, in cooperation with the Kaldor Centre, has published a new report titled International Law and Sea-Level Rise: Forced Migration and Human Rights. The report is co-authored by Kaldor Centre Director Jane McAdam, Bruce Burson, Walter Kälin and Sanjula Weerasinghe. It provides a general overview of the international law issues relating to sea-level rise, (forced) migration and human rights.
The Young Global Leaders (YGL) of the World Economic Forum met at a Roundtable in Davos on Friday. Coordinated by Professor Jane McAdam and four other YGLs, participants discussed how to shift the refugee conversation towards opportunity and away from risk.
Kaldor Centre Director Professor Jane McAdam and UNSW Professor Sarah Kenderdine will join U2 front man Bono and politicians including Justin Trudeau and David Cameron at a meeting of the world’s most influential leaders in Switzerland this week.
The changing climate will be the focus of world leaders in the coming week as they gather for the Climate Conference in Paris. Professor Jane McAdam speaks with ABC Radio National about the affects of climate change on migration.