All pages with keywords: loss and damage

Novel and improved insurance instruments for risk reduction

Novel and improved insurance instruments for risk reduction

a working paper by Swenja Surminski, Florence Crick, Jillian Eldridge, Paul Hudson, Jeroen Aerts, Wouter Botzen, Jaroslav Mysiak, Carlos Dionisio Pérez-Blanco, Francisco Rego, Robin Nicolai, Carlos Neto, Reinhard Mechler, António Macedo, Anna Lorant, Conceição Colaço 30 March, 2015

Managing risk and adapting to climate change is essential to minimise the losses and damages during and after disasters and extreme weather events. Several risk management approaches exist, … read more »


Non-economic losses in the context of the UNFCCC work programme on loss and damage

Non-economic losses in the context of the UNFCCC work programme on loss and damage

a policy paper by Samuel Fankhauser, Simon Dietz 1 February, 2014

Sam Fankhauser, Simon Dietz and Phillip Gradwell


Observations on the role of the private sector in the UNFCCC’s loss and damage of climate change work programme

Observations on the role of the private sector in the UNFCCC’s loss and damage of climate change work programme

a working paper by Swenja Surminski, Jillian Eldridge 1 December, 2013

Private sector engagement, particularly in relation to public policy based action and strategy, has become a buzz word in most policy areas, but this is often … read more »