Private sector

Private sector

Business partnerships for DRR, civil action and public-private partnership, corporate social responsibility, government and private sector partnership.

Public companies bury such risks, UC Davis researchers suggest.
University of California, Davis
Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) today announced the launch of its Climate Change Resilience Services to help businesses better prepare for current and future risks associated with climate change.
Zurich Insurance Group Limited
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2022
This policy discussion brief looks at key considerations for business-led adaptation; opportunities for businesses around climate adaptation; the role of governments and international agreements; and the role of the financial sector.
Stockholm Environment Institute Global Challenges Foundation
Saint Lucia, like many Caribbean countries, is prone to climate-induced weather events, including hurricanes, flooding, droughts, and wildfires.
World Bank, the
ADB
2022
This working paper outlines how to scale up the private sector's involvement in climate adaptation and harness its financial clout, technical know-how, and ingenuity to help build climate resilient economies in the Asia and Pacific region.
Asian Development Bank
The private sector are joining the WMO, development and disaster risk reduction communities in rallying behind the new United Nations campaign to ensure that every person in the world is protected by early warning systems within the next five years.
World Meteorological Organization
How a community recovers after a disaster like Hurricane Ian is often a “chicken and egg” question: Which returns first – businesses or households?
Conversation Media Group, the
To ensure access to early action for all, more needs to be done to scale up the approach, in particular by involving the private sector.