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Climate change ranks as humanity’s top challenge – now what?

Climate change is one of a number of interconnected risks threatening the stability of the global financial system. This year, for the first time, the World Economic Forum ranked it as the top challenge facing humanity. This issue has not gone away amid COVID-19, which has exposed how actions in one country can have direct consequences for the whole world.

In this article, Milliman’s Neil Cantle and Nancy Watkins, along with The Oracle Partnership’s Peter Kingsley, discuss the role actuaries and insurers can play in tackling climate change following the coronavirus crisis.