On The Brink: Climate Change Looms Over Egypt
Half a million citizens are currently fleeing their homes in Sri Lanka after the heaviest rains in 25 years fell over the capital of Colombo earlier this week. More than 60 people have already died, while there still remains a possibility that the death toll will continue to climb.
This incident cannot be separated from the context of global existential threats triggered by climate change. Rather it is a continuation of climate change effects that the world started wrestling with during 2015.