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Climate Crisis and Conflict Have Internally Displaced Over 60 Million

HeadlineMay 20, 2022

A new report by the Norwegian Refugee Council finds an unprecedented over 60 million people worldwide were displaced last year due to war, violence and the climate emergency. Cyclones and flooding triggered most internal displacements. The latest Global Report on Internal Displacement doesn’t include the nearly 8 million people that have fled Ukraine since the Russian invasion began in February.

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