2019 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

MCII will be represented by Soenke Kreft, Maxime Souvignet and Kehinde Balogun at this year's Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction. Along with GIZ, within the context of the ACRI+ project, we will host 17 organizations under three main objectives: Achieving Resilience, Managing Risk and Strengthening Disaster Risk Governance. 

The participating organizations are the Federal Republic of Germany Foreign Office; German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development; German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Energy; World Food Programme; Universtiy of Southern Queensland; World Meteorological Organization; ILO Impact Insurance; International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies; German Red Cross; Mercy Corps; InsuResilience Global Partnership; Welt Hunger Hilfe; RMS; Oasis and Pengwern Associates.

Alongside these organizations, we will be speaking about new approaches for disaster risk finance. MCII will host a live event on Thursday, 16 May on the topic: The added value of Insurance in the Comprehensive Climate Risk Management Approach.

To find more information and participate in any of the events MCII is involved in at Booth 7, please see the programme below.