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Historic Drought, Low River Levels Threaten to Cripple Trade Across Europe
In the midst of an arid summer that set heat records across Europe, the continent’s rivers are evaporatin...
Can parametric insurance mitigate Africa's climate risk? - WEF
Communities in Africa living in extreme poverty are highly vulnerable to natural disasters. Could paramet...
Natural Catastrophe Protection Gap in Asia Calls for Collaborative Innovati...
The protection gap varies significantly among high-, medium- and low-income countries...
Weekly Cat Report July 29, 2022
An intensifying weather system and associated frontal boundaries brought multiple days of severe convecti...
Natural Disasters Cost Global Economy $92 Billion in 1H 2022
Protection gap of 57 percent highlights financial exposure to natural peril events...
Rhine river level falls in heatwave, bringing parametric triggers into focu...
Water levels in Germany's river Rhine have dropped to levels that are now concerning shipping and transpo...
Global Catastrophe Recap H1 2022
The first six months of 2022 were marked by large-scale disasters on nearly every continent that led to a...
U.S. Farmers Battle Floods, Heat in Bid to Replenish Food Supplies
Global grain markets are at a pivot point, with prices finally starting to ease after a dizzying surge ea...
Endangered coral reef programme expanded
WTW announces renewal of expanded programme to insure endangered coral reef against extreme weather event...
Africa: Insurers feel the heat from climate change
Most insurance executives responding to a survey on the impact of climate change on the insurance sector ...