Trump Admin. Ignored Its Own Evidence of Climate Change Impact on Migration from Central America

Source: Inside Climate News

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Research compiled one year ago by Customs and Border Protection pointed to an overwhelming factor driving record-setting migration to the U.S. from Guatemala: Crop shortages were leaving rural Guatemalans, especially in the country’s western highlands, in extreme poverty and starving, NBC reports. Read more from ICN on the climate risks people are facing in Central America.

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