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A Slow-Burning Fuse: Climate Change from the Risk Management Trenches

By J. Wylie Donald Yesterday morning was the only session on climate change at the 2014 annual conference of RIMS , the Risk and Insurance Management Society, the preeminent risk management trade group in the country. Over 9,000 individuals from insurers, policyholders, brokers and vendors are...

Towards an Integrated Approach to Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation

By Michael Burger Recently I traveled to Vientiane, Laos, to give a presentation at the National Workshop on Disaster and Climate Change Law. The workshop, convened by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the International Federation of Red Cross & Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) Disaster...