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Climate Change Forces Millions of Children to Become Refugees

In the next 30 years, it is feared that 113 million children will be forced to flee due to disasters triggered by climate change.

This article has been translated using AI. See Original .
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HELENA FRANSISCA NABABAN
· 7 minutes read

The following article was translated using both Microsoft Azure Open AI and Google Translation AI. The original article can be found in Perubahan Iklim Paksa Jutaan Anak Jadi Pengungsi

Cloudy skies surround the Hong Kong International Airport on Tuesday (10/10/2023). On Sunday (8/10/2023) night, flights to and from the airport were temporarily suspended due to Typhoon Koinu hitting Hong Kong. The typhoon triggered floods and caused Hong Kong authorities to suspend classes in many schools.
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Cloudy skies surround the Hong Kong International Airport on Tuesday (10/10/2023). On Sunday (8/10/2023) night, flights to and from the airport were temporarily suspended due to Typhoon Koinu hitting Hong Kong. The typhoon triggered floods and caused Hong Kong authorities to suspend classes in many schools.

Every day from 2016-2021, an average of 20,000 children were forced to evacuate due to disasters. They were affected by floods and storms that increasingly hit various countries. Many also had to evacuate due to droughts and forest and land fires, which are becoming more frequent.

Editor:
BONIFASIUS JOSIE SUSILO HARDIANTO, KRIS MADA
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