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Chapter 12 Financial mechanisms and services for risk reduction

Further reading

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Cash Learning Partnership http://www.cashlearning.org.
C. Churchill (ed.), Protecting the Poor: A Microinsurance Compendium (Geneva: International Labour Organization and Munich Re Foundation, 2006), http://www.munichre-foundation.org/home/Microinsurance/MicroinsuranceCompendium.html.
K. Harris, Finance for Emergency Preparedness: Links to Resilience, Background Paper (London: Overseas Development Institute, 2013), http://www.odi.org/sites/odi.org.uk/files/odi-assets/publications-opinion-files/8214.pdf.
M. Helmuth et al. (eds), Index Insurance and Climate Risk: Prospects for Development and Disaster Management (New York: International Research Institute for Climate and Society, Columbia University, 2009), http://iri.columbia.edu/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Climate-and-Society-Issue-Number-2.pdf.
Humanitarian Exchange, no. 54, 2012, special feature on new learning in cash transfer programming, http://www.odihpn.org/humanitarian-exchange-magazine/issue-54.
K. Jacobsen, A. Marshak and M. Griffith, Increasing the Financial Resilience of Disaster-affected Populations (Medford, MA: Feinstein International Center, Tufts University), http://fic.tufts.edu/publication-item/increasing-the-financial-resilience-of-disaster-affected-populations.
J. Kellet and A. Caravani, Financing Disaster Risk Reduction: A 20 Year Story of International Aid (London/Washington DC: Overseas Development Institute and Global Facility for Disaster Risk Reduction of the World Bank, 2013), http://www.odi.org/sites/odi.org.uk/files/odi-assets/publications-opinion-files/8574.pdf.
J. Linnerooth-Bayer et al., Mechanisms for Financing the Costs of Disasters (London: Foresight, Government Office for Science, 2012), https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/287474/12-1308-mechanisms-financing-costs-of-disasters.pdf
R. Mechler, J. Linnerooth-Bayer and D. Peppiatt, Disaster Insurance for the Poor? A Review of Microinsurance for Natural Disaster Risks in Developing Countries (Geneva/Vienna: ProVention Consortium and IIASA, 2006), http://reliefweb.int/sites/reliefweb.int/files/resources/A8E4E438D6A45E78C12572DE00486DB2-Full_Report.pdf.
Miamidian et al., Surviving Disaster and Supporting Recovery: A Guidebook for Microfinance Institutions (Washington DC: World Bank, 2005), http://siteresources.worldbank.org/INTDISMGMT/Resources/disasterguidefinal.pdf.
Microenterprise Best Practices Project, Rapid-Onset Natural Disaster Technical Briefs (Washington DC: Development Alternatives Inc./USAID, 1998)
     1. Loan Rescheduling after a Natural Disaster 
          http://www.gdrc.org/icm/disasters/rapid_onset_brief_1.pdf
     2. New Loans after a Natural Disaster 
          http://www.gdrc.org/icm/disasters/rapid_onset_brief_2.pdf
     3. Using Compulsory Savings for Natural Disaster Response
          http://www.gdrc.org/icm/disasters/rapid_onset_brief_3.pdf
     4. Non-financial Emergency Services to MFI Clients 
          http://www.gdrc.org/icm/disasters/rapid_onset_brief_4.pdf
     5. MFI Liquidity Problems after a Natural Disaster 
          http://www.gdrc.org/icm/disasters/rapid_onset_brief_5.pdf
     6. Pre-disaster Planning To Protect MFIs 
          http://www.gdrc.org/icm/disasters/rapid_onset_brief_6.pdf
     7. Pre-disaster Planning To Protect Microfinance Clients 
          http://www.gdrc.org/icm/disasters/rapid_onset_brief_7.pdf
     8. Microfinance Donors: Preparing for Natural Disaster 
          http://www.gdrc.org/icm/disasters/rapid_onset_brief_8.pdf
I. O’Donnell, Practice Review on Innovations in Finance for Disaster Risk Management (Geneva: ProVention Consortium, 2009), http://www.preventionweb.net/english/hyogo/gar/background-papers/documents/Chap6/ProVention-Risk-financing-practice-review.pdf.
S. Prabhakar et al., Promoting Risk Financing in the Asia Pacific Region: Lessons from Agricultural Insurance in Malaysia, Philippines and Vietnam (Hayama: Institute for Global Environmental Strategy, 2013), www.asiapacificadapt.net.
K. Savage and P. Harvey (eds), Remittances During Crises: Implications for Humanitarian Response (London: Overseas Development Institute, 2007), http://www.odi.org/sites/odi.org.uk/files/odi-assets/publications-opinion-files/263.pdf.
J. Sebstad and M. Cohen, Microfinance, Risk Management and Poverty Reduction (Washington DC: Management Systems International (AIMS project), 2000), http://pdf.usaid.gov/pdf_docs/PNACJ418.pdf.
R. B. Sharma, S. Hochrainer-Stigler and R. Mechler, Impact Assessment of Disaster Microinsurance for Pro-poor Risk Management: Evidence from South Asia (Geneva/Ahmedabad/Vienna: ProVention Consortium/All India Disaster Mitigation Institute/International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, 2011), http://webarchive.iiasa.ac.at/Admin/PUB/Documents/XO-11-059.pdf.
UNISDR, Invest To Prevent Disaster (Geneva: UNISDR, 2005), http://www.unisdr.org/we/inform/publications/4029.
K. Warner et al., Adaptation to Climate Change: Linking Disaster Risk Reduction and Insurance (Geneva: UNISDR, 2009), http://www.unisdr.org/files/9654_linkingdrrinsurance.pdf.