UNDRR – Disasters Displace More People Than Conflict and Violence

The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction¬† (UNDRR) today reports that as climate change intensifies, extreme weather events, such as floods, storms, bushfires and heatwaves are forcing millions from their homes each year. In 2018, disasters displaced 17.2 million people from their homes, 90 per cent fled weather and climate-related hazards. There were 1,600 … More UNDRR – Disasters Displace More People Than Conflict and Violence