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UN partnership has potential for systemic climate change: ICMIF

October 29, 2021

Hilde Vernaillen, the Chair of the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF), has suggested that the ICMIF’s partnership work with the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) has the potential to bring about “real systemic change” in combating climate change.

During a high-level UN panel discussion as part of the 76th President of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly, Vernaillen noted that the Federation’s members are collectively investing some $570 billion in responsible investments, such as green bonds, social bonds and resilience bonds.

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