Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility (CCRIF SPC)

CCRIF SPC is a not-for-profit risk pooling facility, owned, operated and registered in the Caribbean for Caribbean governments. It offers parametric insurance designed to limit the financial impact of catastrophic tropical cyclones, earthquakes and excess rainfall events on Caribbean governments by quickly providing short-term liquidity when a policy is triggered. Products are offered through segregated portfolios, which allows for total segregation of risk.

CCRIF also manages a Technical Assistance Programme, offering small grants for disaster risk management (DRM) and adaptation focused projects or capacity building initiatives.

Support provider 
Japan, Canada, the European Union, the World Bank, the United Kingdom, France, the Caribbean Development Bank, Ireland, and Bermuda
Purpose of support 
Creating enabling environments and building institutional capacity
Information on how to...

Understand steps to access
Receive technical assistance
Access small grants support
Climate objective 
Sectors and themes 
Disaster risk reduction
Type of recipient 
Public entity at the national level
Co-financing required 
Application timeframe 

On a rolling basis.

Trustee or administrator 
The Caribbean governments
Contact information
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