Claim: ‘Climate change fuels sexual violence’


By: - Climate DepotDecember 1, 2014 5:54 PM

http://www.scidev.net/global/gender/analysis-blog/gender-climate-change-sexual-violence.html

Climate change may lead to increased violence by depleting natural resources

Women or girls may be vulnerable to attack when gathering scarce water or wood

Further resource depletion is likely to exacerbate sexual violence