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Mexico

World Bank issues first-of-its kind multi-country earthquake bond

7 Feb 2018, WB

The World Bank issued sustainable development bonds that collectively provide US$1.36 billion in earthquake protection to Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru. This is the largest sovereign risk insurance transaction ever and the second largest issuance in the history of the catastrophe bond market.


    Sendai Framework
  • Sendai Focal Point:
    Coordinacion Nacional de Proteccion Civil (SINAPROC)
  • Website:
  • Contact:Director General de Vinculación, Innovación y Normatividad en materia de Protección Civil
  • Phone:+52 555 128 0000 +52 722 394 9208


  • National Platform

    Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Sistema Nacional de Protección Civil (Mexico) (SINAPROC)
  • Website: http://www.proteccioncivil.gob.mx
  • Contact:Coordinador General
  • Phone:55 51 28 00 00 ext. 36315 55 54 53 30 97

Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.