Insurance & risk transfer

Insurance & risk transfer

Disaster insurance, re-insurance, catastrophe bonds, contingency funding and credit, micro-insurance, loans, reserve funds, risk financing, risk insurance.

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2022
This brief unpacks the disaster management landscape in Lesotho looking at disaster risk financing (DRF) policies – both financial and disbursal mechanisms.
Feinstein International Center
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Yale Climate Connections
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2022
This report elaborates on the need for re/insurers to implement more holistic climate change risk assessment in their core business decisions, taking into account physical, transition and litigation risks over different time horizons.
International Association for the Study of Insurance Economics
GAIINS aims to empower and increase the capacity of women farmers in the five counties to be resilient to climate shocks through uptake of index-based insurance.
Climatelinks
The region is one of the world’s most vulnerable to extreme weather events, but short-sighted goals leave stakeholders unprepared.
South China Morning Post
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2021
This report provides a summary of main findings from the Firm Resilience Survey which collected data from 1413 firms in the tourism industry in 13 Caribbean countries between March-November 2020.
World Bank, the
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2022
This publication examines risks from flooding and earthquakes in the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) region. It assesses the protection gap and identifies ways of strengthening financing.
Asian Development Bank
There are concerns that the concessional loans could be categorised under climate finance.
The Kathmandu Post