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Webinar: Biodiversity and nature related risks for actuaries: An introduction

This webinar was recorded and is available below;

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This is an introduction to biodiversity and nature related risks for actuaries in all fields of work.

The report prepared, entitled ‘Biodiversity & Nature Related Risks for Actuaries: An Introduction’, covers:

  • Key terms, an overview of the current scientific consensus and outlines the international policy response
  • The benefits humans obtain from biodiversity and nature
  • The main human activities that drive biodiversity and nature loss
  • Implications for actuaries, including interactions with other sustainability topics and economic impacts
  • Reputational considerations, followed by an overview of both mandatory and voluntary financial services industry initiatives

To read the full report, please see: biodiversity-and-nature-related-risks-for-actuaries-an-introduction.pdf.


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Biographical details

Lucy Saye is the immediate past chair of the IFoA sustainability board and author of "Biodiversity and Nature related risks for actuaries: An Introduction". Her actuarial work spans traditional life insurance as well as sustainability specific topics including climate scenarios, disclosures and risk management. 

Event Type
CPD Event
Event format
Virtual event
Lucy Saye, IFOA
Charing the webinar: Cillian Forde, Member of the Sustainability Climate Change Steering Group (SCCSG)
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