Losses from natural disasters are increasing in many parts of the world.
Resilience is a key component of sustainable development.
The objective of resilience is to help ensure people can overcome a potentially catastrophic event.
The United Nations has made risk resilience a top priority.
Natural disasters usually result in large losses.
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.
What conditions are most relevant for natural hazards to become catastrophes?
Like looking for a needle in a haystack
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.