Financial Protection against Crises and Disasters

The World Bank’s Disaster Risk Financing and Insurance Program (DRFIP) helps developing countries manage the potentially high cost from disasters and climate shocks. DRFIP provides analytical and advisory services, financial services, and convening services to over 50 countries worldwide to support the development and implementation of comprehensive financial protection strategies against climate and disaster risks. Effective disaster risk financing instruments and strategies contribute to the achievement of the twin goals of reducing poverty and increasing shared prosperity by safeguarding development gains and growth against financial shocks from climate and seismic hazards.


DRF on Homeowners and Small Businesses
DRF on Natural Disasters
DRF Training and Knowledge
DRF on Resilient Livelihoods

Regions & Countries

Date of Publication
December, 2017