Karen McNamara

Alternate Name:
Karen E. McNamara
Journal article

Moving people in a changing climate: lessons from two case studies in Fiji

High levels of vulnerability to climate change impacts are rendering some places uninhabitable. This paper documents people’s lived experiences in two relocated communities in Fiji—Denimanu and Vunidogoloa villages—and assesses the outcomes of the relocations on those directly affected.
Journal article

Transformative mobilities in the Pacific: promoting adaptation and development in a changing climate

We consider the potential for human mobility to promote adaptation and development among Pacific people in a changing climate. We argue that where Pacific people choose mobility, this should be responsive to histories and patterns of mobility and place attachment; commence from a position of...