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Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School

Affiliation or Individual: Michael Burger, Michael Gerrard, Ama Francis
City, Country: New York, NY, USA
Region of Work: 119
Objective / Mission Statement:

The Sabin Center develops legal techniques to fight climate change, trains students and lawyers in their use, and provides up-to-date resources on key topics in climate change law and regulation.

Area of work: 127, 126, 125, 123, 124
Key activities relevant to PDD:

We conduct research, write papers, and organize events examining key issues pertaining to the legal protection of persons who are displaced or at risk of displacement as a result of climate change. Examples of our work include a book exploring the legal implications of rising seas and a changing climate for threatened island nations, and a paper outlining some key considerations for a UNFCCC Climate Change Displacement Coordination Facility.

Website: https://climate.law.columbia.edu/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ColumbiaClimateLaw
Twitter: https://twitter.com/ColumbiaClimate
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Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UComEaIxYDWew_Y2OS7E_nYA

Contact Us

International Environment House 2
7-9 Chemin de Balexert
1219 Châtelaine, Geneva
Switzerland

+41 22 917 5483
info@disasterdisplacement.org

Media Enquiries

Chirine El Labbane
Communication Officer

+41 79 542 18 09
chirinee@unops.org

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