Can Climate Insurance Address Climate Risks While Adhering to Fair and Pro-Poor Principles?

8 Dec, 11:30-13:00

Location: Hotel Diament Arsenal Palace Katowice (Paderewskiego 35, 41-500 Chorzów, Poland)

Room: Artyleril


Develop a climate risk management strategy, based on pro-poor principles, in this highly practical session. Participants will be given an extreme weather event scenario and asked to share their experiences to help build a strategy. These will be presented alongside the lived experiences of representatives from climate vulnerable communities.


  • Dr. Maxime Souvignet, MCII

  • Natalia Winder-Rossi, FAO

  • Marie-Lena Hutfils, Germanwatch

  • Charlotte Norman, National Disaster Management Organisation of Ghana

  • Dr. Reinhard Mechler, IIASA