|Technical Assistance Programme||
The CCRIF Board approved the development of a technical assistance (TA) programme for the region. The overall aim of the programme is to help Caribbean countries deepen their understanding of natural hazards and catastrophe risk, and the potential impacts of climate change on the region. This in turn will build capacity and knowledge bases for the development of adaptation strategies and building of regional climate change resilience through improved risk management.
In 2009, the Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility (CCRIF) launched its Technical Assistance Programme. This Programme consists of three components and is designed to provide an ongoing mechanism for grant support within the Caribbean region for capacity building initiatives and the development and implementation of projects which have a strong potential for improving the effectiveness of risk management. The Programme aims to help Caribbean countries deepen their understanding of...