How insurance can support climate resilience

Insurance is gaining importance in and beyond the climate negotiations and offers many opportunities to improve climate risk management in developing countries. However, some caution is needed, if current momentum is to lead to genuine progress in making the most vulnerable more resilient to climate change.

Swenja Surminski, Laurens M. Bouwer & Joanne Linnerooth-Bayer.
Commentary in: Nature Climate Change 6, 333–334 (2016) doi:10.1038/nclimate2979