Fundamentals of Disaster Risk Finance

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from World Bank
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Build your knowledge of Disaster Risk Finance with free e-learning courses available through the World Bank's Open Learning Campus

Fundamentals of Disaster Risk Finance

Jump into a case study and understand how governments have to make difficult trade-offs in the aftermath of a disaster. Gain key insights into a range of innovative disaster risk finance projects across the globe.

The Fundamentals of Disaster Risk Finance e-learning will raise your understanding of the purpose, scope, development impact and basic principles of DRF and empower you to start a conversation on DRF with internal and external stakeholders.

Estimated time: 60 minutes

This self-paced online course will help you understand:
· What disaster risk finance is (and is not)
· How governments can mitigate the fiscal impacts of disasters
· The trade-offs that need to be made when disaster funds are insufficient
· How governments can strengthen financial resilience against disasters