Despite all efforts made in terms of climate protection, the advance of climate change is unstoppable according to many scientists. Researchers from the worldwide "Global Carbon Project" (GCP) report that CO² emissions since the turn of the millennium have grown four times faster than in the decade before. The essence of the findings: the current CO² concentration is the highest it has been in the last 650,000 years.
Climate change affects us all and the associated risks pose serious problems for the insurance sector. It is therefore our task to offer insurance solutions and coverage to protect against the possible consequences, such as hurricanes, flooding and drought. Climate-related risks may also involve increased costs.
We are working both internally and externally on making an active contribution towards the protection of the environment and climate: