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Urgent Action is Needed to Build Resilience to the Impacts of Climate Change

November 14, 2017


Model Citizens, Nonprofit and For-Profit Cat Modelers Tackle Global Underinsurance

November 1, 2017, Leader's Edge


IDF's Catlin: 'You Can't Insure a Risk You Don't Understand'

October 17, 2017, A.M. Best


Willis' Douglas: Development Forum Gears Up Funding, Set to Make Impact

October 17, 2017, A.M. Best


Stabilizing the World, Placing Insurance Where It Has Never Been Before

October 2017, Leader's Edge


Insurance Development Forum Leaders Discuss Global Underinsurance At Rendezvous Reinsurance Conference in Monte Carlo Sept. 12

September 6, 2017


Insurance Development Forum Applauds UK and Germany Leadership To Address Disaster Coverage Gap

July 20, 2017


Guidelines for Risk Assessment to Support Sovereign Risk Financing and Risk Transfer

June 9, 2017

A request from United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) as part of "Words into Action Guideline on National Disaster Risk Assessment: Governance System, Methodologies, and Use of Result". A joint publication of the Geneva Association and Insurance Development Forum (launched on June 2017). (Co-authors: M. Golnaraghi, I. Branagan, S. Fraser, J. Gascoigne, and A. M. Gordon) Available at: https://www.genevaassociation.org/research-topics/extreme-events-and-climate-risk/guidelines-risk-assessment-support-sovereign-risk


For Global Good

May 17, 2017


Insurance Leaders Strengthen Public/Private Partnership and Highlight Strategy for Building Resilience Against Climate and Disaster Risks at RIMS 2017

May 3, 2017


Public/Private Partners Highlight Progress in Insurance Initiatives Targeting Climate, Disaster Risks

February 27, 2017


World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland Video

February 27, 2017


Stephen Catlin, Chair of the IDF, shares his views on how the IDF can leverage insurance to build resilience in the developing world.

February 27, 2017


John Haley, CEO of Willis Towers Watson shares his views on how the IDF will leverage insurance to build resilience.

February 27, 2017


How risk insurance spells resilience for disaster-prone people

February 6, 2017


IDF Highlights Critical Role Regulation Plays In Enhancing Resilience and Growth

November 11, 2016


Insurance Leader Calls for Global Risk Based Framework to Enhance Climate Resilience

November 4, 2016


Facing Growing Natural Disaster Risk -- United Nations, World Bank Group and Insurance Industry Partnership Endorses G7 InsuResilience Target and Approves Framework for More Resilient Societies

October 5, 2016, 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time


Insurance Leaders Join Insurance Development Forum

May 17, 2016, 7 a.m. EDT; Noon BST

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