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Jamaica increases Climate-resilience through the First-ever Sovereign Catastrophe Bond for a Small Island in the Caribbean

Case studies
The high exposure of Jamaica to natural and climate-related disasters is posing an increased risk to the country’s population as well as its macroeconomic and financial outlook. The Government of Jamaica is addressing this risk by...
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DeRisking coffee in Vietnem: Piloting a Coffee Climate Protection Insurance scheme to enhance the capacity of smallholders and agribusinesses in coping with climate variability and change

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While the Central Highlands in Vietnam are the largest production hub for coffee in the country and the largest Robusta coffee producer in the world, the region remains the second poorest region in the country. This makes it even more...
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Global Shield against Climate Risks: German G7 Presidency and V20 Concept

Event Reports
In partnership with the Vulnerable Twenty (V20), the Group of Seven (G7) committed to jointly work towards a Global Shield against Climate Risks. To this end, this concept is proposed together by the V20 and the German G7 Presidency and...
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InsuResilience Global Partnership Co-Chair’s Conclusions from the 7th High-Level Consultative Group (HLCG) Meeting

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At the beginning of 2022, the HLCG made five recommendations on how existing Climate and Disaster Risk Finance and Insurance (CDRFI) support could be enhanced to better fit the needs of the most vulnerable. The HLCG emphasized the need for...
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A joint G7 and V20 ambition: Working towards a Global Shield against Climate Risks

Policy Briefs / Policy Notes
The G7 in partnership with the Vulnerable Twenty Group (V20) of Finance Ministers from the most climate vulnerable countries want to help close the protection gap for poor and vulnerable people against climate-related losses and damages....
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New Format of the InsuResilience Partnership Forum – Introducing Pre-Forum Series

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We are delighted to introduce a brand-new format of InsuResilience Partnership Forum! The InsuResilience Partnership Forum represents the flagship event of the Climate and Disaster Risk Finance and Insurance (CDRFI) community, in which...
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The Global Shield against Climate Risks makes it to the Petersberg Climate Dialogue

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As the Petersberg Climate Dialogue in Berlin unfolds, attention came back to the critical issue of how to deal with loss and damages related to climate impacts. Prominent in these discussions was Germany’s proposal of a Global Shield...
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How disaster risk finance can link with social protection: maximising the effectiveness of shock response

Policy Briefs / Policy Notes
This brief provides some initial guidance for those wanting to deepen their understanding of SRSP from a financing perspective; it is suitable for those involved in the design or funding of DRF instruments and approaches, who want to...
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Nepal: Introducing index-based insurance for flood-prone communities

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Increasing the resilience of smallholder farmers against flood events through index-based insurance in Nepal. Check out how a partnership headed by Practical Action and co-funded by the InsuResilience Solutions Fund (ISF) is developing an...
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Developing Meso-Level Disaster Risk Management Approaches for Climate Risks in Ghana

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Direct involvement of municipalities for effective disaster risk management in the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area, Ghana. Check out how GIZ develoPPP and Allianz Re together with local partners reach the households most affected by...
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