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  • China braces for record-breaking temperatures

    China is gearing up for another summer of scorching temperatures in 2023. Major Chinese cities have issued heat advisories warning their citizens that potentially record-breaking temperatures are set to pose a threat to electricity supply, crops, and the country's economy.

    Asia Risk | 24 May 2023
  • Gen Z and millennials switch jobs over climate concerns

    A new survey conducted by the professional services firm Deloitte has revealed that more than 40% of Gen Z and millennials have changed jobs or sectors due to climate concerns, or plan to do so in the future.

    Asia Risk | 24 May 2023
  • South Asia: Natural disasters displaced 12.5m in 2022

    Natural catastrophes, especially floods, displaced around 12.5m people in South Asia in 2022 according to the latest annual report of Geneva-based Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC).

    Asia Risk | 24 May 2023
  • World's large lakes are shrinking

    World's freshwater sources have been losing approximately 22 gigatonnes of freshwater annually for more than 30 years now according to a new study.

    Asia Risk | 24 May 2023
  • UK: Cost-of-living crisis compromising road safety

    Nearly two-thirds of drivers participating in a survey in the UK were found to be worried about being able to afford timely repairs to their vehicles according to a new study by Brake, the UK road safety charity, and AXA UK.

    Asia Risk | 24 May 2023
  • US: Attorneys general concerned about insurers' climate commitments

    The attorneys general (AGs) of 23 US states have sent a letter to members of the Net-Zero Insurance Alliance (NZIA), requesting documents and information relating to legal concerns brought about by their commitments to collaborate with other insurers in order to advance an activist climate agenda.

    Asia Risk | 24 May 2023
  • Airline creates aviation sustainability fund

    Emirates airline has committed $200m to fund research and development projects focused on reducing the impact of fossil fuels in commercial aviation.

    Asia Risk | 17 May 2023
  • APAC unprepared to face climate-induced catastrophes

    Most countries in Asia and the Pacific are insufficiently prepared to face extreme weather events and natural disasters according to a new study by the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP).

    Asia Risk | 17 May 2023
  • ESG efforts also create wealth

    Beyond benefiting the planet and the society, sustainability and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) measures correlate with financial performance and enhance companies' profits according to a new research.

    Asia Risk | 17 May 2023
  • Quarter of Nat CAT losses in EU are insured

    The European Central Bank (ECB) and European Union insurance regulator (EIOPA) are working to better close the insurance gap and provide improved coverage from climate change by setting up public-private partnerships and issuing catastrophe bonds.

    Asia Risk | 17 May 2023

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