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Integrating Natural Disaster Risks & Resilience into the Financial System
Integrating disaster risk and resilience into the financial system provides the structural and proportionate means of saving millions of lives and livelihoods in the coming decades and protecting US$ billions in homes, assets and property in a cost effective and rational way when weighed against competing priorities.
This concept note, produced for consultation and feedback among expert groups and stakeholders as part of the programme of open research, public science and discussion supported by the Willis Research Network (WRN), introduces a relatively simple intervention to deliver significant progress in natural disaster resilience and the protection of basic rights at local and global scales; via public, private and mutual sectors across immediate and longer term time horizons.
- Date: Tue 24, Jun 2014
- Author(s): Rowan Douglas
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- Type: Article
- Fields: Willis Research Network
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