Traditional and Natural Insurance Protection Against Climate Change Hazards

Traditional and natural insurance protections are becoming increasingly critical as the number and cost of billion dollar natural disaster events caused by climate change continue to surge worldwide. In this webinar, Mike Onofrietti of Island Insurance will discuss the traditional insurance industry’s reactions to climate change and related future trends. Also, Kim Hum of The Nature Conservancy will describe an innovative natural insurance protection approach using coral growth and restoration that has been proven in Mexico and is being explored for Hawaii.

Presenters include:

  • Michael (“Mike”) Onofrietti, Senior Vice President of Actuarial Services, Product Development & Management at Island Insurance Companies
  • Kim Hum, Marine Program Director, The Nature Conservancy