Articles tagged "Climate"

Young actuaries to workshop financial sustainability of Northern Australia

Next Tuesday, Sydney’s Young Actuaries Program (YAP) will workshop data with climate change scientists to help ensure the success and insurability of large scale re-developments in the Kimberley region of Western Australia.

Climate Risk Fluency Series – Part One

With Part Two of the Climate Risk Fluency series fast approaching, APRA's David Jenkins gives us a taste of what to expect by reporting on the highlights (including insights from the BOM and CSIRO) from the Part One seminar.

Preparing our Health Systems for Climate Change

In this article, Director of Consulting at Deloitte, Ignatius Li discusses the latest Lancet Countdown report and outlines some of its highlights and implications for Australia's health system.


An Overview of the Actuaries Climate Index

In this article, David Hudson from the Institute's Climate Change Working Group reviews the recent release of the Actuaries Climate Index (ACI) by American and Canadian actuaries, highlighting its uses and feasibility for UK, Europe and Australia.


Fiscal forecasting and climate change

The Climate Change Working Group (CCWG) was formed in January 2016 with the goal of supporting the Actuaries’ Institute Public Policy position on climate change. Our aim is to promote the application of actuarial skills, including quantification of risk, cost-benefit analysis, and long term financial forecasting, to climate change-related issues.

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