Climate change is causing widespread damage to ecosystems and increasing the rates and intensity of natural catastrophes. AXA’s strategy to protect the environment is not only to adapt, but also to provide sustainable solutions and disseminate knowledge around current and future climate-related risks.
Transitioning together: How we are supporting clients on the net zero journey
Supporting our clients as they transition to more sustainable business models is a key part of our strategy, say Xavier Veyry, Chief Executive Officer, APAC & Europe and Corinne Southarewsky, Chief Distribution Officer and Chief Claims Officer, APAC & Europe at AXA XL.
Climate Change and Biodiversity: the Essential Role of Mountain Forests
Prof. Dirk Schmeller, AXA Chair at Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse, discusses the importance of old-growth forests in combating climate change due to their carbon storage capacity and halting biodiversity loss.
New research reveals that wildfires can influence El Niño
Dr. Apostolos Voulgarakis, AXA Chair at the Technical University of Crete, and Dr. Matthew Kasoar explain how wildfire emissions during large El Niño events can significantly influence the progression and intensity of the El Niño itself, which in turn could drive wildfires.