risk assessment

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risk assessment

The identification and assessment of hazards (first two steps of risk management process).
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Were excited about the prospect of providing greater levels of risk mitigation to Japanese companies and financiers, which we see as key to unlocking even more Japanese investments into Africa.
Ethos Risk Services, LLC is a full-service risk mitigation firm, providing nationwide and international coverage from a team of over 500 investigators servicing all 50 states and over 70 countries.
The National Cyclone Risk Mitigation Project has seen the steepest rise from Rs three crore in the revised estimates of 2018-19 to Rs 296 crore in the budget (ANI).
He, specially praised the standards of education and research at Australian universities and noted that Pakistan and Australia could devise a mechanism for research and data sharing in areas of climate change, disaster management and risk mitigation.
AUC's risk mitigation facility marketing expert Sylvain Degolmal who spoke when he led a delegation to the site said, 'we have reviewed the application which has met all the requirements and has been approved...the next step is for them to give us a date and venue for the signing.'
'This is part of SNAP's sustainability and risk mitigation plans to help ensure energy reliability and security in the Luzon grid, as well as to safeguard the welfare of our employees and host communities,' Yu said.
Aimed at increasing the volume of insurance and guarantee solutions available to project sponsors and their bankers in a market-responsible manner, the platform's objective is to mobilize greater amounts of investment that would otherwise not take place in the region in the absence of affordable risk mitigation products, the report added.
The ICIEC, the insurance arm of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Group, was established in 1994 with a mandate to promote exports from, and foreign investment into, its Islamic member countries by providing and encouraging the use of Shariah-compatible export credit and investment insurance as credit and country risk mitigation instruments.
The Securitisation Regulation and the amended EMIR provide a specific treatment for STS Securitisation in relation to the clearing obligation and on risk mitigation techniques on non-cleared OTC derivatives frameworks.
When asked about what risk assessment and mitigation measures their company had in place, 49% of respondents said their organization had no structured assessment of supplier criticality or impact, and only 20% had any structured supply chain risk mitigation plans, while 27% had none at all.
GLOBAL cyber security and risk mitigation expert NCC Group has reported a dip in profits for the first half of the year.
The presentation was part of the framework of the CBRN Centers of Excellence Risk Mitigation Initiative, which is a worldwide initiative funded by the EU, aimed at mitigating CBRN risks by improving coordination and promoting a coherent policy among the countries involved.