Nicaragua Catastrophe Risk Insurance Project

8 May 2017


WASHINGTON, May 2, 2017 – The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved the following project: Nicaragua Catastrophe Risk Insurance Project IDA Credit: US $12 million equivalent Terms: Maturity = 40 years, Grace = 10 years Project ID: P149895 Project Description: The revised project development objective is to enable the access of Nicaragua to efficient sovereign risk insurance to better respond to geophysical events such as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, and landslides; and climate-related events, including tropical cyclones and excess rainfall. Contact: Cynthia Flores Mora +505 2270 000 Ext.210 For more information, please visit here:

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