A blazing sun silhouettes visitors to Signal Hill in Los Angeles on a hot day, as a brutal heat wave hit Southern California in September 2022. Photo: Los Angeles Times/TNS
A blazing sun silhouettes visitors to Signal Hill in Los Angeles on a hot day, as a brutal heat wave hit Southern California in September 2022. Photo: Los Angeles Times/TNS

COP27: Climate change is threatening our health and forcing insurers to adapt

  • Between 2030 and 2050, climate change is expected to cause around 250,000 additional deaths a year, the WHO estimates
  • While few insurance products geared for individuals are indexed specifically to the impact of climate change, demand is growing

A blazing sun silhouettes visitors to Signal Hill in Los Angeles on a hot day, as a brutal heat wave hit Southern California in September 2022. Photo: Los Angeles Times/TNS
A blazing sun silhouettes visitors to Signal Hill in Los Angeles on a hot day, as a brutal heat wave hit Southern California in September 2022. Photo: Los Angeles Times/TNS
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