ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Climate Refugees: A Rejoinder

The assertions regarding the impact of sea-level rise in India and Bangladesh ("Climate Refugees", 6 June 2009) are not defensible. Sea levels have not risen in such magnitudes and therefore this is unlikely to be the reason for vast land loss. Indisputably, the potential impact of sea-level rise in the 21st century on people living in such regions is serious, and the subject needs determined deliberation.

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