The Zurich Flood Resilience Alliance

Mercy Corps is proud to be a member of the Zurich Flood Resilience Alliance, a partnership of nine organisations from both the public and private sectors with a shared vision: to prevent floods from devastating the lives of the world's most vulnerable people. The ZFRA was created by Zurich Insurance, with funding from the Zurich Z Foundation.  

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We have set ambitious goals, and have made the following commitments:

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The Climate Crisis demands local-level financing

Disaster Law: Is national disaster legislation ready for Climate Change?

Building Back Better: Ensuring COVID-19 response and recovery builds long-term resilience to climate impacts

At What Cost? How chronic gaps in adaptation finance expose the world's poorest people to climate chaos

Commitments and Recommendations to the UN Climate Action Summit

Saving Lives and Livelihoods: The urgent need to invest in flood resilience 

Generating Multiple Disaster Resilience dividends

Bridging the Gap: Lessons learned from Cyclones Idai and Kenneth

Avoiding a Perfect Storm: COVID-19 and flooding in Nepal

Reaching the Sustainable Development Goals: The need for building resilience

Our Zurich Flood Resilience Alliance partners