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Many women are equally involved in the heavy manual construction of the sea defence wall. The population on Sagar Island is steadily increasing but the land mass is shrinking due to tropical cyclones, sea level rise, tidal ingression and dune encroachment. If climate change continues the 4 million people living in the Indian part of this delta will become refugees and forced to migrate.

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Many women are equally involved in the heavy manual construction of the sea defence wall. The population on Sagar Island is steadily increasing but the land mass is shrinking due to tropical cyclones, sea level rise, tidal ingression and dune encroachment. If climate change continues the 4 million people living in the Indian part of this delta will become refugees and forced to migrate.
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