Measures to Address Loss and Damage Including Insurance for Coastal Fisher Folk of Bangladesh

Policy Brief / Strategy Brief

Measures to Address Loss and Damage Including Insurance for Coastal Fisher Folk of Bangladesh

ORGANISER: Christian Commission for Development in Bangladesh (CCDB)
AUTHORS: Fazle Rabbi Sadeque Ahmed and Habib Torikul

PUBLISHED DATE

September 2017

RESOURCE

This policy brief provides an overview of the impact of climate change and natural hazards on fishing communities in Bangladesh. It estimates loss and damage and ways of addressing them through insurance risk transfer, and describes ways to proactively manage coastal risk. This policy brief paper was an outcome of a research initiated by Climate Change Unit of Christian Commission for Development in Bangladesh (CCDB).