November 14, 2018 10:45
Intact financial corporation is joining with insurers from around the world as part of a pilot project of the working group on the financial information relating to the climate of thefinancial Initiative of the united Nations Program for environment (UNEP FI)
This pilot project brings together 16 of the largest insurance companies in the world to better understand the impacts of climate change on their business, enabling the insurance industry to manage the risks.
“Climate change is one of the public policy issues the most urgent of which Canada and the world must face in the coming years, points out Charles Brindamour, ceo of Intact. Participate in the pilot project with other insurers we will be able to assess the impacts of climate change in a way that is more transparent and uniform, to build a stronger society, more prosperous and more resilient. “