Private sector

Private sector

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

Collapsed electric posts along the highway after Typhoon Haima
Five years after Hurricane Maria wreaked havoc on Puerto Rico, Hurricane Fiona has killed at least four people, caused widespread flooding and left hundreds of thousands of residents without water or power.
Conversation Media Group, the
Over 90% of the world's largest companies will have at least one asset highly exposed to the physical impacts of climate change by the 2050s, data and analysis from index and ratings provider S&P Global showed on Thursday.
Thomson Reuters
Philippines Lessons Learned from Typhoon Yolanda
2017
This document is an assessment of specific aspects of the Philippines' short and medium-term recovery from the Typhoon Yolanda.
World Bank, the
An Egyptian farmer harvests his crops in Dahreya, Dakahleya, Egypt
The SCALA programme sat down with her Excellency Dr. Yasmine Fouad, Minister of Environment of Egypt, to learn more about the national priorities and opportunities to enhance the country’s climate ambition and to highlight the programme’s plans.
United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters
Cover and title of publication
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
Cover and title of publication
2021
This study explores how businesses in Tanzania are impacted by floods, and which strategies they use to cope and adapt.
World Bank, the
A cashier in the Dominican Republic counts money
A market-led approach could be key to guiding policy, research and business decisions about future climate risks, a new study outlines.
Lancaster University
Nature-based solutions are the protection, management and restoration of natural systems (such as trees and forests, wetlands and grasslands) to address societal challenges.
World Resources Institute