The objective of resilience is to help ensure people can overcome a potentially catastrophic event.
Natural disasters usually result in large losses.
Resilience is a key component of sustainable development.
The United Nations has made risk resilience a top priority.
Losses from natural disasters are increasing in many parts of the world.
Climate insurance – An opportunity for developing countries
Torsten Jeworrek comments on COP21 climate conference in Paris.
Climate insurance solutions are inexpensive and easy to implement.
Like looking for a needle in a haystack
What conditions are most relevant for natural hazards to become catastrophes?
How quickly help arrives in a catastrophe region can mean the difference between life and death.
Emerging countries are especially exposed and impacted by natural catastrophes
How insurance programmes can help countries hit especially by natural catastrophe
Insurers can analyse geographic risks faster and more accurately
Versicherer können räumliche Risiken jetzt noch schneller und präziser analysieren.