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Read more at: Press Release: ClimateWise CEOs call for more action in building resilience to climate change – 1 October 2015

Press Release: ClimateWise CEOs call for more action in building resilience to climate change – 1 October 2015

7 March 2017

PRESS RELEASE ClimateWise CEOs call for more action in building resilience to climate change CEOs of ClimateWise welcome the Prudential Regulation Authority’s assessment of the impact of climate change on the insurance industry, yet warn that more needs to be done to improve resilience 1 October 2015 The leaders of 15...


Read more at: ClimateWise CEOs call for more climate action with open letter

ClimateWise CEOs call for more climate action with open letter

7 March 2017

1 October 2015 – ClimateWise members write open letter to the UK’s Prudential Regulation Authority.


Read more at: Article: Action around adaptation

Article: Action around adaptation

7 March 2017

1 September 2015 – RISKAFRICA, Africa’s leading business risk and insurance magazine, looks at the role of insurers and brokers in tackling climate change.


Read more at: AXA Futures panel debate on climate change: ‘Can Business Save the Planet?'
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AXA Futures panel debate on climate change: ‘Can Business Save the Planet?'

7 March 2017

10 November 2015, Imperial College, London – The recent announcement that 1°C of global warming has already occurred, and sooner than predicted, is stark evidence that not enough is being done to tackle the issue of climate change. The AXA Futures panel debate sought to hear the expert opinions of leaders from business, government and NGOs to discuss whether business ‘Can Save the Planet’ – or perhaps not; not alone, in any case.


Read more at: The Paris climate deal: did it change the world?
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The Paris climate deal: did it change the world?

2 March 2017

16 December 2015 – Speech by Maurice Tulloch, Chief Executive Officer, Aviva UK General Insurance and Chairman of ClimateWise.


Read more at: ClimateWise welcomes the TCFD’s draft disclosure recommendations

ClimateWise welcomes the TCFD’s draft disclosure recommendations

28 February 2017

28 February 2017 – ClimateWise also calls for closer alignment across both sides of insurers’ balance sheets.


Read more at: CIP AIRR pilot project, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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CIP AIRR pilot project, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

21 December 2016

October 2016 – ClimateWise partners with Santam, Marsh, Sanlam, Munich Re, ICLEI, Global Infrastructure Basel and the UNEP FI PSI in an innovative collaborative model with the Dar es Salaam city leadership to manage the risks and opportunities associated with key public infrastructure projects.


Read more at: ClimateWise launches two reports that warn of growing protection gap due to rising impact of climate risks
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ClimateWise launches two reports that warn of growing protection gap due to rising impact of climate risks

6 December 2016

7 December 2016 – ClimateWise, a global network of 29 insurance industry organisations which is convened by the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, has warned of the urgent need to address the growing $100 billion annual climate risk 'protection gap' in two new reports; Investing for Resilience and the ClimateWise Principles Independent Review 2016.


Read more at: New ClimateWise Insurance Advisory Council to engage global regulators on climate risk
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New ClimateWise Insurance Advisory Council to engage global regulators on climate risk

31 May 2016

3 June 2016, supplemented 4 July 2016 – ClimateWise, the insurance industry leadership group facilitated by the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership announces members for its new ClimateWise Insurance Advisory Council.


Read more at: Newly elected ClimateWise Managing Committee announced

Newly elected ClimateWise Managing Committee announced

16 May 2016

1 May 2016 – ClimateWise elects its new Managing Committee, expanding its sectoral and geographic focus.