The Enabling Environment for Disaster Risk Financing in Nepal: Country Diagnostics Assessment

Publication | August 2019

This country diagnostic assessment seeks to strengthen financial preparedness for disasters in Nepal, focusing on insurance and other risk transfer instruments.

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It explores the current application of disaster risk financing solutions by the government, businesses, and individual households; related demand and supply constraints; and opportunities for improvement. The assessment forms one of a series of country diagnostics undertaken using a common methodology to determine the state of the enabling environment for disaster risk financing.

Contents 

  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction
  • Public Sector Disaster Risk Financing
  • Diagnostic on Insurance, Reinsurance, and Capital Markets for Disaster Risk Financing
  • The Rating Summary and Recommended Main Actions
  • Appendix: Key Learnings from International Experience in Agriculture Insurance

Additional Details

Type
Series
Subjects
  • Environment
  • Disaster Risk Management
  • Disasters
  • Finance sector development
  • Financial inclusion and microfinance
  • Financial markets and institutions
  • Governance and public sector management
  • Social development and protection
  • Social protection - social insurance programs
  • Social protection
Countries
  • Nepal
Pages
  • 84
Dimensions
  • 8.5 x 11
SKU
  • TCS190370-2
ISBN
  • 978-92-9261-712-7 (print)
  • 978-92-9261-713-4 (electronic)

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