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Willis Research Network: 'Managing extreme risks is key to sustainability, financial security and poverty reduction'


The scientific models used by the insurance industry to assess the financial risks of extreme weather events could help governments and aid agencies develop new approaches for sustainable development and poverty alleviation, according to Rowan Douglas, Chairman of the Willis Research Network.

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  • Themes:Disaster Risk Management, Insurance & Risk Transfer
  • Countries/Regions:United States of America

  • Short URL:http://preventionweb.net/go/14167

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