Project Description


REMARKS: Improving Disaster Risk Finance in Climate Vulnerable Countries through Civil Society Engagement

by Angelo Kairos Dela Cruz, ICSC Deputy Executive Director

Remarks as delivered by ICSC deputy executive director Angelo Kairos Dela Cruz during the side event hosted by the Munich Climate Insurance Initiative (MCII) at the 27th Conference of Parties of the United Nations (COP27) last November 16, 2022.

In this side event, civil society representatives from the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Senegal, Madagascar, and Malawi and youth delegates talk about climate and disaster risk finance and insurance (CDRFI) and the recently launched “Global Shield against Climate Risks” of the V20 Group of Finance Ministers and the Group of 7 (G7).