Technical Assistance Program for Disaster Risk Financing and Insurance in Caribbean Overseas Countries and Territories

Brochure for the Technical Assistance Program for Disaster Risk Financing and Insurance (DRFI) in Caribbean Overseas Countries and Territories
June 2019

This brochure provides an overview of the Technical Assistance Program for Disaster Risk Financing and Insurance (DRFI) in Caribbean Overseas Countries and Territories (OCTs). The program is a partnership between the European Union (EU), the World Bank Group, and the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR). It is part of the EU-funded Caribbean OCTs Resilience, Sustainable Energy and Marine Biodiversity Program (ReSEMBiD), implemented by Expertise France, the World Bank and GFDRR.


The objective of the Technical Assistance Program for DRFI in Caribbean OCTs is to enhance long term resilience and adaptation capacity in the Caribbean OCTs to adapt to extreme and recurrent natural events, to the benefit of the most vulnerable.