Private Sector

It is important for companies to have their ‘Business Continuity Planning Procedures’ in place, in the event the country experiences a major earthquake, advises the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM).
Jamaica Observer, the
As rising heat and other climate change impacts hit workers, manufacturers are under pressure from brands seeking sustainable fashion.
Stormy sky above Mexico City
A coalition of Mexican businesses has launched a virtual platform to foster collaboration between the private sector, the Government, the UN and humanitarian partners in emergencies.
Connecting Business initiative
This paper tries to fill some of the knowledge gaps related to the bankability and cost-effectiveness of adaptation solutions, first by assessing the economic costs of floods and droughts; and second by measuring the upfront private investments needed.
World Bank, the
Finance for adaptation to climate change needs to be scaled up. Developing countries rightly stress the importance of more financial support for climate adaptation so that they can continue to achieve economic development amidst increasing climate impacts
London School of Economics and Political Science, the
This publication explores the implications of flooding for firms and presents five principles that can be integrated in enterprise risk management (ERM) practices to build resilience.
Marsh McLennan
Cover- ARISE
This is the report of the ARISE Annual General Meeting- Focused Sessions on the Midterm Review of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015 - 2030.
UNDRR Private Sector Alliance for Disaster Resilient Societies (ARISE)
This study proposes a novel typology of adaptation to hazards—a conversion strategy as a countermeasure to manage risks in interconnected supply chains.
Progress in Disaster Science (Elsevier)