Enabling the Business of Agriculture 2017, the third report in the series, offers insights into how laws and regulations affect private sector development for agribusinesses, including producer organizations and other
Governments in developing countries have been increasingly involved in the support of commercial agricultural (crop and livestock) insurance programs in recent years
This paper reviews possibilities for, and experience with, credit-linked crop insurance, including different types of insurance and credit arrangements, ranging from insurance sold to individual farmers to meso insurance sold
Agricultural insurance, defined here to include crop and livestock insurance, is an instrument of choice in many countries for helping farmers and rural communities cope with risk. This paper explores
This note has been prepared to provide practical advice and guidance to World Bank task teams, clients, and donor partners who are contemplating support to partial credit guarantee (PCG) schemes
Issues in Regulation, Supervision, and Institutional Stengthening
NABARD, the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development in India, shares its history, mission, structure activities, and role in agriculture finance in India.
This presentation by Daniel Clarke, Senior Specialist, Disaster Risk Financing & Insurance (DRFI) Program, World Bank was given at the workshop on "Approaches and results on the development of agriculture