“There is no such thing as a weather forecast for earthquakes”

Sibylle Steimen, Managing Director Advisory & Services at Allianz Re, heads a team of over 40 scientists in the area of catastrophe management. She earned her PhD in seismology at the Swiss Seismological Institute. We spoke to her about the recent earthquakes in Turkey and Syria.

Allianz donates towards Türkiye-Syria earthquake relief

In response to the earthquake that struck Türkiye and Syria on February 6, 2023, Allianz Group is contributing to the Red Cross Society through its Disaster Response fund. Funds will be distributed to Turkish and Syrian Red Crescents for relief work in the impacted areas on both sides of the border.

One year after the German floods: "The scale of the disaster is extreme"

A year after the devastating flood, the Ahr valley region in Germany still resembles a construction site and claims settlements in some cases are still being resolved. Allianz’s Versicherungs AG Board Member Jochen Haug explains why this is the case and why he sees "light at the end of the tunnel."

Food is hope: Allianz to donate to World Central Kitchen

Allianz is donating 500,000 euros to World Central Kitchen, a non-profit organization that provides meals in response to humanitarian, climate and community crises. This donation is part of Allianz's ongoing efforts to support millions of Ukrainians fleeing their country in search of safety and refuge.

Allianz launches "MoveNow" program to move people of the next generation

Allianz is launching the MoveNow program to support and strengthen young people by facilitating access and offering opportunities to become and stay active. The mission is to prepare the next generation for the future by moving their body, mind and soul.

Allianz is committed to helping refugees in Munich

Allianz is supporting the city of Munich in its efforts to help incoming refugees from Ukraine.

An overview of where Allianz offers free insurance to Ukrainian refugees and their helpers

In various European countries, Allianz is offering free insurance coverage to Ukrainian refugees and their helpers, including those who provide private accommodation. Below is an overview of the offerings that are available in Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and UK. Our aim is quick information and unbureaucratic assistance.

Allianz to provide up to 12.5 million Euros of humanitarian assistance

Today Allianz SE announced that it would make available 10 million euros to support humanitarian efforts in light of the invasion of Ukraine along with up to 2.5 million euros to match employee donations.

Covid-19 Vaccine: Trials and Tribulations

Even as countries hobble out of lockdown, coronavirus retains its firm grip on the planet. Dozens of vaccines against Covid-19 are being explored and tested. Can new methods accelerate the development of a solution for the pandemic?