Acre Africa, a beneficiary of the World Bank's One Million Farmers Platform (OMFP), is one group in Kenya that is leveraging technology to help farmers manage climate risks.
The State Administration of Radio and Television and the Ministry of Culture and Tourism have issued jointly the Code of Conduct for live-streamers and online influencers who advocate products and services in professional fields.
With Sedgwick handling over nine million claims a year for their insurance and corporate clients they are ideally placed to maximise the automation of claims handling.
Fewer than a quarter of the 200 largest worldwide insurers have 'truly digitalised the value chain' according to a new study by ACORD, the standards-setting body for the global insurance industry.
Businesses should prepare for a rise in civil unrest as the cost-of-living crisis follows hard on the heels of the COVID pandemic, according to a new report by Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) .
Climate change, if left unchecked, could cost the global economy $178tn over the next 50 years according to a report by Deloitte.
Thawing permafrost and quantum computing lead the emerging risks facing companies and their insurers according to Swiss Re's latest SONAR report. The global reinsurer said that climate change is creating 'a new generation of emerging risks'.
China has launched a new strategic plan to enhance its climate resilience, putting emphasis on adaptation and mitigation in the face of global climate change. China had first issued a national climate change adaptation strategy in 2013.
Vanuatu has declared a climate emergency, with the low-lying island nation's parliament flagging a $1.2bn cost to cushion climate change's impacts the island nation.
Agricultural insurance premiums will exceed CNY160bn ($24bn) by 2025, when this branch is forecast to become the second-largest non-auto class of business of property insurance companies.