Topic: Disaster and disaster management.
5. What are the potential consequences of climate change-induced migration? Suggest urgent actions needed to mitigate these challenges. (250 words)
Difficulty level: Tough
Reference: The Hindu
Why the question:
The article discusses the potential consequences of climate change on migration patterns in South Asia.
Key Demand of the question:
To write about the impact of climate change-induced migration and actions needed to mitigate it.
Structure of the answer:
Begin by defining climate change-induced migration.
First, write about the consequences of climate change-induced migration – humanitarian crises, social tensions, economic disruptions, and political challenges. Cite statistics and examples to substantiate.
Next, write about the actions that are needed to mitigate the above – International cooperation, adaptation and resilience measures, sustainable development practices, capacity building and support, and climate change mitigation efforts.
Conclude by writing a way forward.