Attitudes of urban residents towards environmental migration in Kenya and Vietnam


Nature Climate Change, Published online: 22 June 2020; doi:10.1038/s41558-020-0805-1

People may choose or be forced to relocate due to climate change. Here the authors show that urban residents in Vietnam and Kenya view climate conditions as a legitimate reason for migration from rural to urban areas, but environmental migrants are not seen as more deserving than economic migrants.