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PRESS RELEASE UN, insurance and academic leaders sign agreement to draw upon insurance data and expertise to advance climate and disaster risk analytics and help mobilise finance for adaptation.

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Press release: Michel M. Liès to succeed Denis Duverne as Chair of the Insurance Development Forum’s Steering Committee

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Press release: Tripartite Project Launched in Mexico by Ministry of Finance and Public Credit, the IDF, UNDP and the German Government, to develop an insurance programme to protect climate vulnerable farmers

The Government of Mexico, through the Ministry of Finance & Public Credit, the Insurance Development Forum (IDF), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the German Government, today announced the launch of a Tripartite project in Mexico to develop a sovereign parametric insurance solution for climate-vulnerable smallholder farmers, supported by investments in long-term risk finance and insurance market development.

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IDF Summit 2021: Insurance Sector Ramping Up its Critical Role in Accelerating Global Climate Resilience

The June IDF Summit on the theme ‘Building Resilience in a Riskier World’ gathered global leaders in the lead up to COP26 in Glasgow, to discuss how insurers and the public sector can act together to build climate resilience.

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IDF Launches Tripartite Project for city of Medellín, Colombia

Public-private partnership project on disaster risk management and insurance for Medellín as potential blueprint for other Colombian and Latin American cities

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High profile speakers to address the IDF Summit 2021 on industry and public sector response to climate change

Confirmed Speakers include António Guterres, Secretary General, United Nations; Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director, IMF and Denis Duverne, Chairman, AXA and Insurance Development Forum, to discuss Building Resilience in a Risker world: Actions towards a climate resilient future

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IDF Reports on 2020, its Five Year Anniversary, with Review of Delivery and Transformation

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IDF launches white paper: ‘Technology and Innovation: Tools to help close the Protection Gap in Microinsurance Markets’

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IDF launches ‘Development Impact of Risk Analytics’ report and campaign

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IDF launches first Tripartite Project for Peru

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