Risk

Understanding Child Soldier Recruitment Needed to Help Curb Crisis

New UNU research on child recruitment practices in Mali, Iraq and Nigeria recommends avoiding interventions focused primarily on ideological factors, and to instead develop empirically based programmes that address the needs and risks of children as partners, not just beneficiaries.

Climate Risk Insurance: Preparing for the Next Superstorm

The 2017 hurricane season was a strong reminder that governments, businesses and individuals must boost their preventative risk management activities, while also designing climate insurance approaches for protection when nature’s harm cannot be avoided.