“The COVID-19 pandemic has taken the lives of hundreds of thousands of people, disrupted economies, and affected supply chains and business sectors across the world. Insurers have experienced natural catastrophes and viral outbreaks, such as Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, before, but the global nature and scale of the COVID-19 crisis is especially challenging for insurers.“
Source: COVID-19 and the Insurance Industry: Why a Gender-Sensitive Response Matters. International Finance Corporation, June, 2020. Washington DC: IFC.
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