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11 Apr 13 08:26

Historically, Samoa has suffered extensive damage from flooding, especially along its coast. Future coastal flooding events are expected to increase significantly in severity, driven by sea level rise. But there are ways to increase preparedness, not for free, but at costs lower than waiting for the damage to occur - and risk transfer options to strengthen financial resilience. Read more:

Category: Climate/natural disasters: Floods/storms, Resilience, Other

Tags: #Adaptation.

Location: Samoa


Alicia Montoya - 9 May 2013, 9:50 a.m.

There is a whole discussion taking place around this report on LinkedIn ( for members of the fantastic AdaptAbility Climate Adaptation group.

Robert Shibatani - 15 May 2013, 7:22 a.m.

Hello David,

Does the insurance or reinsurance industry consider "climate change insurance coverage" for regulatory approvals in the water sector such as water right entitlements?

Thank you
Robert Shibatani

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