Our research group 'Environment. Migration. Resilience' offers a fresh perspective on the environment-migration nexus. It starts from the assumption that, regardless of the accuracy of the projections of future environmental changes, migration is already occuring and will continue to be a major dynamic of global change. We seek to interrogate how migration-induced intensifying translocal relations alter the environment and the capacity to deal with environmental changes in the places of origin of migrants.

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The 6th Working Paper is Now Online!

The 6th Working Paper is Now Online!

The new issue focuses on responses of rural-urban migrants to the 2011 Thailand floods. read more

COP23 Side Events on Migration

COP23 Side Events on Migration

Are you at COP23 and interested in side events on migration topics? We prepared a schedule with all important information to h… read more

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“Leaving No One Behind”. How Research Can Help Ensure That Vulnerable Populations Are Made Visible

“Leaving No One Behind”. How Research Can Help Ensure That Vulnerable Populations Are Made Visible

Climatic change and environmental upheaval are like the sword of Damocles hanging over our heads. However, the effects of climat… read more

Making Migration Work for Adaptation

Making Migration Work for Adaptation

On 6 November 2017, Fiji and Germany officially opened the 23rd Conference of Parties (COP23) in Bonn, Germany. This year, the d… read more

Topics & Sub-Projects

Risks, Livelihoods & Vulnerability

Risks, Livelihoods & Vulnerability

This sub-project will carry out detailed vulnerability and resilience analyses in selected villages in rural Thailand. The aim o… read more

Social Networks & Translocal Resilience

Social Networks & Translocal Resilience

The aim is to understand the influence of social network properties and flows on the ability of households to respond to climat… read more

Social Practices of Translocality

Social Practices of Translocality

This sub-project focuses on the everyday dynamics of translocality and translocal social practices of migrants who are rooted in… read more

Governing Translocal Social Resilience

Governing Translocal Social Resilience

This sub-project is interested in understanding the governance context of the climate-migration-adaptation nexus at the local, n… read more

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Who we are

We are a BMBF supported research group seeking to decipher the relationships between migration, translocality, and social resilience to climate change in Thailand. Our working group is based at the Department of Geography at the University of Bonn, Germany. Get to know our team...

 

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เรา คือ กลุ่มวิจัยฯ ภายใต้การสนับสนุนของกระทรวงศึกษาและวิจัยแห่งสหพันธ์รัฐ (BMBF) มีความสนใจในการสร้างความเข้าใจเกี่ยวกับความสัมพันธ์ระหว่างการโยกย้ายถิ่นฐาน การเชื่อมโยงระหว่างพื้นที่ และความยืนหยัดทางสังคมจากการเปลี่ยนแปลงสภาพภูมิอากาศในประเทศไทย โดยทางกลุ่มวิจัยฯ เป็นส่วนหนึ่งของภาควิชาภูมิศาสตร์ มหาวิทยาลัยบอนน์ สหพันธ์สาธารณรัฐเยอรมนี รายละเอียดเพิ่มเติม ...

 

 

 

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