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Fostering relationships between governments and companies to strengthen cooperation, funding, compliance with regulatory and safety standards, and contribute to building the capacity and resilience of communities to disasters.

Disaster resilience represents an opportunity, says Allianz Re CEO

30 Mar 2015, Intelligent Insurer

Re/insurers are duty bound to help mitigate disaster risks, but this does not mean that the industry cannot benefit at the same time, says Amer Ahmed, CEO of Allianz Re. 'Managing risks is our primary role in society. Partnering with government bodies to reduce risk exposure would help create more diversification in our industry, which is ultimately better from a cost of risk point of view,' he explained...

Extracts of progress reports by progress indicator on the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action
  • Indicator 4.2 [PDF, 102Kb]Social development policies and plans are being implemented to reduce the vulnerability of populations most at risk
  • Indicator 4.3 [PDF, 93Kb]Economic and productive sectorial policies and plans have been implemented to reduce the vulnerability of economic activities
Business Partnerships
A global partnership between UNISDR and members of the private sector seeking to mobilize action to reduce the risk of disaster.
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UNISDR and Public-Private Partners aim to reduce disaster risk and promote solutions for managing risk