Vulnerable countries and people: how disaster risk reduction & insurance can help manage the risks of climate change
Sub-type Policy brief Author Warner, Koko
Title Vulnerable countries and people: how disaster risk reduction & insurance can help manage the risks of climate change Series Title UNU-EHS Policy Brief Volume/Issue No. 2 Publication Date 2009 Place of Publication Bonn Publisher UNU- EHS Pages 23 Language eng Abstract
"Vulnerable Countries and People. How Disaster Risk Reduction & Insurance Can Help Manage the Risks of Climate Change" focuses on linking disaster risk reduction and insurance approaches. A central concern is how to make such measures accessible and affordable to vulnerable people in developing countries. This Policy Brief helps delegates and policy-makers understand more clearly the links between climate risk insurance and "real people" by sharing interviews with people around the world affected by weather-related natural hazards. They give their own suggestions and tell their experiences regarding what should be done and which measures were really helpful.
Keyword Disaster risk reduction
Copyright Holder UNU-EHS Copyright Year 2009 Copyright type All rights reserved ISSN 20750498 ISBN 9783939923305
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