This paper aims to answer three research questions for each of the three
- What is the availability and use of financial services?
- How can financial services contribute to building climate resilience
in terms of managing climate- related risks and exploiting
- How can policy-makers support the development of financial services to
build climate resilience?
Drawing from the findings of the analysis, the authors recommend
strengthening the financial infrastructure, engaging with domestic
financial service providers and telecoms companies and improving
capacity, financial literacy and trust in the financial system amongst
This paper is also supported by the BRACED policy brief 'Banking on
resilience: Building capacities through financial services inclusion.'
Haworth, A.; Frandon-Martinez, C.; Fayolle, V.; Simonet, C. Climate resilience and financial services: Lessons from Mali, Myanmar and Ethiopia. Overseas Development Institute, UK (2016) 110 pp.
Climate resilience and financial services: Lessons from Mali, Myanmar and Ethiopia