An EU agenda for climate security

By |avgust 28th, 2019|climate adaptation, climate risks, climate security, News, water scarcity|

Responding to the unprecedented challenge posed by climate change will require all actors – including the defence and security community – to step outside their comfort zone, writes Luca Bergamaschi.

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An EU agenda for climate security

By |avgust 28th, 2019|climate adaptation, climate risks, climate security, News, water scarcity|

Responding to the unprecedented challenge posed by climate change will require all actors – including the defence and security community – to step outside their comfort zone, writes Luca Bergamaschi.

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An EU agenda for climate security

By |avgust 28th, 2019|climate adaptation, climate risks, climate security, News, water scarcity|

Responding to the unprecedented challenge posed by climate change will require all actors – including the defence and security community – to step outside their comfort zone, writes Luca Bergamaschi.

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When climate action means better roads

By |junij 7th, 2019|adaptation, climate action, climate adaptation, climate risk, climate risks, european investment bank, Extreme weather events, Loss and Damage, natural disasters, News|

The European Investment Bank is stepping up its climate adaption projects in developing countries, and that means building roads and infrastructure that can better cope with natural disasters, write Luca Lazzaroli and Léon Faber.

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Europe urged to bolster defences against climate, cyber risks

By |januar 18th, 2019|climate risk, climate risks, Cybersecurity, Davos 2019, environmental damage, insurance industry, News, WEF, zurich|

Nations across the globe should step up preparations against global risks such as climate change and cyber attacks, EU officials say, as these areas remain the most pressing for global experts surveyed ahead of this year's World Economic Forum (WEF) taking place in Davos next week.

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Banks pressed to evaluate risks linked to ‘natural capital’

By |januar 16th, 2019|Climate Change, climate risk, climate risks, News|

While the assessment of financial risks caused by climate change – like floods and storms – is becoming more widespread in the financial community, the evaluation of broader environmental risks like deforestation or ocean pollution is still a major blank spot for bankers.

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‘Loss and Damage’ emerges as crunch item at COP24

By |december 11th, 2018|Climate Change, Climate insurance, climate risk, climate risks, COP24, Extreme weather events, Loss and Damage, loss and damage fund, News|

There is still no clear picture in Katowice on how to provide a readily available funding mechanism for developing countries affected by extreme weather events.

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Green transition: ECB and budgetary authorities should face their responsibilities

By |december 10th, 2018|2030 climate and energy targets, climate risk, climate risks, ECB, European Central Bank, European semester, macroeconomic imbalances, macroeconomic surveillance, News|

Reforming the rules for coordinating budgetary and economic policies in the eurozone is a necessity to conciliate economic, social and climate objectives, write Olivier Bodin and Michael Vincent.

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Climate change and development aid: The economic case for prevention

By |december 10th, 2018|adaptation, Climate Change, climate risk, climate risks, developing countries, floods, Food security, Global South, News, resilience, Thailand|

Climate change affects developing countries more heavily, with broad impacts on the environment and the economy, insurers say, highlighting the need to act before damage is done.

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Corporate reporting group launches two-year transparency project on green finance

By |november 7th, 2018|Climate Change, climate risks, economy & jobs, energy & environment, Green finance, News|

The new Corporate Reporting Dialogue project will work on aligning international standards with the recommendations published by the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosure in a bid to improve and harmonise reporting on sustainability standa...

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