Housing After Disaster: AXA UN-Habitat Partnership

The Partnership

This UN-Habitat and AXA partnership working together to support communities and cities to recover more quickly after disasters.

Why is AXA working with UN-Habitat?

AXA is one of the world’s biggest insurance companies. AXA’s mission is to ‘empower people to live better lives’, by protecting themselves, their relatives and their property against risks and by managing their savings and assets. AXA understands that partnering with the civil society will help deliver true impact. The partnership helps cities around the world face climate risks and natural disasters better.

Project organisation

This project is executed by UN Habitat and supported by AXA.


The project aims to develop resource materials for review in October 2018 (GSC meeting) and completion by the end of 2018 (Barcelona Resilience week).

Contact information

The project is executed by Maggie Stephenson and Laura Smits. For more information on the project please contact us.



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