Nov 10, 2017

Bangladesh's Rising Seas, Erosion Robs Climate Change Refugees of Everything, Again and Again

Bangladesh
by
Pam Wright
,
The Weather Channel
Men look out onto a river that was a farmer's field in the Kalashuna village in Gaibandha district of Bangladesh. Photo: Allison Joyce/Getty Images
Men look out onto a river that was a farmer's field in the Kalashuna village in Gaibandha district of Bangladesh. Photo: Allison Joyce/Getty Images

According to Deutsche Welle, some 26,000 families in Bangladesh lose their homes and way of life to climate-driven erosion every year.