Human mobility and health in a warming world

Journal of Travel Medicine
Volume 26, Issue 1, 2019

Human mobility and health in a warming world
Patricia Nayna Schwerdtle, MPH, RN; Kathryn Bowen, PhD, MSc; Celia McMichael, PhD, MSc; Rainer Sauerborn, MD, PhD, MPH, MSc
Journal of Travel Medicine, Volume 26, Issue 1, 2019, tay160,
Climate change will shape patterns of human mobility on a spectrum of voluntary migration to forced displacement. This paper discusses the nexus between climate change, migration and health, identifies climate hotspots and explores the health implications for climate-related migration.