Climate Change Blog


Climate risk disclosures: The scientists are talking. Are we listening and how should we respond?

Recently, a number of scientists have drawn attention to the challenges faced by businesses in undertaking climate risk assessments. This article sets out a potential five-phase approach to help increase our understanding of the physical impacts of climate change, which could form the basis of disclosures in the interim.

International Actuarial Association releases third paper in climate risk series

This week, the International Actuarial Association (IAA) released the third paper in a series on climate risk entitled 'Climate-Related Scenarios Applied to Insurers and Other Financial Institutions'. It was developed by the IAA Executive Committee Task Force on Climate Risk (CRTF) and reflects a significant contribution from the Actuaries Institute, both in terms of volunteer effort and content.