An aerial view shows the Maldives capital Male (REUTERS/Reinhard Krause).
Planned Relocations in the Context of Climate Change: The Time to Get Ready is Now
June 18, 2014,
When a habitat becomes uninhabitable or, in the worst case, physically disappears, communities will have to be relocated. Elizabeth Ferris examines the complex issue of protecting human rights during planned relocations arising from climate change.