An extreme weather event may strike anywhere anytime. Take the floods in Western Europe in July of 2021, for instance. However, there are solutions that can help societies adapt, prepare and protect against impacts. One such measure is climate risk insurance (CRI).
At the international level, the inclusion of CRI in adaptation strategies is well underway, and at the national level it is gaining traction. A new report by MCII and UNU-EHS contributes to the trend by assessing climate risk insurance and how it can contribute to adaptation in Germany.
Read the report (GER only) here
You can read the full article by UNU-EHS here