Insurance scheme to protect poor from climate risks

A new insurance scheme to help poor people in Asia and Africa deal with the challenges arising from climate disasters has been launched. It is expected to meet nearly 1% of the ambitious goal of the G7 countries to increase access for around 400 million uninsured people in developing nations to insurance products. The African […]

Coal mining firms ‘falling short’ on managing emissions

Many of the world’s leading coal mining companies are failing to effectively manage the business risks arising from climate change. That’s according to a new report from the Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI) – backed by asset owners and investors with more than £4 trillion of assets under management – which evaluated the management policies of […]