2015 Dialogue forums: Climate, poverty, catastrophes – save the world!

2015 Dialogue forums: Climate, poverty, catastrophes – save the world!

2015 will be a year of decisions. We will occupy ourselves with political processes, global agreements and agendas that will run out or be renewed in 2015 related to climate change, sustainability and disaster prevention. The registration for the first forum in January started on 1 December 2014. >more

2015 Resilience Academy, Bangladesh - Call for applications

The Resilience Academy 2015 in Bangladesh and the Resilience Academy 2016 in Germany will produce, combine and share knowledge about enhancing livelihood resilience to minimize loss and damage. >more

10th International Microinsurance Conference 2014

New study reveals that the total premium of microinsurance in Latin America and the Caribbean exceeds US$ 800m. Mexico is a vital microinsurance market.
However, better regulation is needed for migrant workers. >more

Gibika and the Climate Change Summit

The key word "livelihood" had still not come up in the negotiating text three days before the end of the climate summit. And that although the potential for impoverished people to improve their way of life often depends on enhancing the resources they can draw from to secure their livelihood. >more