Abstract Climate change is resulting in an increased frequency and severity of droughts in countries such as Senegal and Ethiopia. For smallholder farmers who are dependent on rainfed agriculture and
Three innovative projects designed to help countries in Southern Africa protect against the risk of agricultural disasters have won a Challenge Fund led by the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction
This presentation by Luis Alvarez M. was given at the workshop on "Approaches and results on the development of agriculture insurance in LAC", Washington DC February 15, 2013.
This study investigates the feasibility of wind index-based insurance, using an approach where payouts are based on the output of a model which is able to simulate the winds associated
This is a Pre-feasibility Study Report for Agricultural Insurance in Guyana the objective of which was to identify the institutional, operational, technical and financial challenges for the development of agricultural
This presentation by Diego Arias, Senior Agriculture Economist, The World Bank was given at the workshop on "Approaches and results on the development of agriculture insurance in LAC", Washington DC
The following is a summary of Managing Agricultural Risk at the Country Level: The Case of Index-Based Livestock Insurance in Mongolia, by Olivier Mahul and Jerry Skees, published by the