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 starts on 1 December 2014 at 11:00 a.m. >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

RISK Award 2015 – 145 applications

The application phase for the third RISK Award "Disaster risk reduction – people centred, sustainable and innovative" ended on 1 November 2014. This year there were twice as many participants as last year. 145 applications reached us from 60 countries. >more

Dialogue forums - Positionen 2014

Experts emphasise that the world hunger crisis is not a question of quantity but rather a problem of distribution. In addition to this, the equilibrium of ecosystems is easily disturbed by increasing meat and fish consumption. Our slideshow provides facts and figures on these issues. >more