Discussing Nations that might as well have Already Disappeared

May 12, 2009

A report on the World Ocean Conference being held in Indonesia right now from AFP:

“Dealing with environmental refugees will have a much more serious impact on the global economy and global security in fact than what wars have ever done to this planet,” said Rolph Payet, a presidential adviser from the African island nation of the Seychelles.

..Payet said there had been “zero” serious discussions in top international forums on how to deal with massive flows of “climate refugees” from low-lying and drought-prone areas.

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