Closing the protection gap - Disaster risk financing: Smart solutions for the public sector

Every year natural and man-made catastrophes cause a distressing loss of lives and considerable economic costs around the world. Both industrialised and developing countries are affected, and surprisingly, both are also materially underinsured. This is the 3rd edition of the Closing the Protection Gap – Smart Solutions for the Public Sector, which outlines various insurance based tools and approaches proven to help governments, regions and cities, and the constituents they represent, to become more resilient.

Closing the protection gap

Disaster risk financing: Smart solutions for the public sector