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Toward Scaled-Up and Sustainable Agriculture Finance and Insurance in Uganda : Technical Report (English)

In March 2018, Uganda's Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development (MoFPED) formally requested technical assistance from the World Bank Group (WBG) to conduct a technical and diagnostic review of the Uganda Agricultural Insurance Scheme (UAIS) with the objective of providing recommendations to enhance the scalability and sustainability of the scheme going forward. ... See More +

Working Paper 141102 AUG 01, 2019

Stutley,Charles; Maher,Barry Patrick; Todoroki,Emiko; Ono,Toshiaki; Dicko,Tenin Fatimata; Sinah,James Muli; Matanda,Dorothy Daka; Wasake,Ernest; Verma,Niraj; Mahul,Olivier Disclosed

Disclosable Version of the ISR - Punjab Agriculture and Rural Transformation P4R Program - P162446 - Sequence No : 03 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR35807 JAN 31, 2019

Jansen,Johannes Georges Pius Disclosed

When and How Should Agricultural Insurance be Subsidized? : Issues and Good Practices (English)

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. ... See More +

Working Paper 117363 JAN 01, 2019

Sberro-Kessler, Rachel; Hazell,Peter B.; Varangis, Panos Disclosed

Unlocking Smallholder Credit : Does Credit-Linked Agricultural Insurance Work? (English)

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 to financial service providers (FSPs) to cover losses suffered by farmer borrowers. ... See More +

Working Paper 121680 JAN 01, 2019

Meyer,Richard L.; Hazell,Peter B.; Varangis,Panos Disclosed

Bangladesh : Agricultural Insurance Solutions Appraisal Technical Report (English)

Agriculture is a key sector in Bangladesh, but it is highly exposed to risks. While agriculture is a source of employment and livelihood for nearly one in two adults in Bangladesh and contributes about 16 percent to GDP, it is highly exposed to natural hazards. ... See More +

Working Paper 132999 DEC 17, 2018

Quayyum,Shah Nur; Clarke,Daniel Jonathan; Lo Re,Francesca; Sberro,Rachel; Stutley,Charles Disclosed

Bangladesh : Policy Options for Crop and Livestock and Aquaculture Insurance (English)

Agriculture is a key sector in Bangladesh, but it is highly exposed to risks. While agriculture is a source of employment and livelihood for nearly one in two adults in Bangladesh and contributes about 16 percent to GDP, it is highly exposed to natural hazards. ... See More +

Working Paper 132875 DEC 12, 2018

Quayyum,Shah Nur; Clarke,Daniel Jonathan; Lo Re,Francesca; Sberro,Rachel; Stutley,Charles Disclosed

Disclosable Version of the ISR - Punjab Agriculture and Rural Transformation P4R Program - P162446 - Sequence No : 01 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR31900 MAY 02, 2018

Jansen,Johannes Georges Pius Disclosed

Outgrower schemes (English)

This note provides guidance on the design and implementation of outgrower schemes to achieve mutually beneficial outcomes for investors and smallholders. ... See More +

Brief 124279 MAR 01, 2018

Disclosed

Bangladesh - Policy Options for Agriculture Insurance (English)

Agriculture is a key sector in Bangladesh, but it is highly exposed to risks. While agriculture is a source of employment and livelihood for nearly one in two adults in Bangladesh and contributes about 16 percent to gross domestic product (GDP), it is highly exposed to natural hazards. ... See More +

Working Paper 132797 JAN 01, 2018

Quayyum,Shah Nur; Clarke,Daniel Jonathan Disclosed

Financial protection for agriculture : increasing the financial resilience of rural households (English)

Poverty remains a predominantly rural problem, with a majority of the world's poor located in rural areas and engaged in agricultural practices. ... See More +

Brief 119816 SEP 01, 2017

Disclosed

Digitizing value chain finance for smallholder farmers (English)

Agricultural value chains play an important role in providing financial services that help to reduce risk, improve crop yields, manage liquidity, and transact with markets. ... See More +

Brief 119216 APR 01, 2017

Mattern,Max William; Ramirez,Rossana Margarita Disclosed

Result stories : Mali : Résultats : Mali (French)

As a GIIF partner for the development of index insurance in Mali, PlaNet Guarantee has implemented a range of authorized index insurance solutions responding to the demand of agricultural producers for access to drought-risk coverage for their rain-fed crops. ... See More +

Brief 113718 MAR 08, 2017

English Disclosed

Result stories : Mali (English)

As a GIIF partner for the development of index insurance in Mali, PlaNet Guarantee has implemented a range of authorized index insurance solutions responding to the demand of agricultural producers for access to drought-risk coverage for their rain-fed crops. ... See More +

Brief 113718 MAR 08, 2017

French Disclosed

Colombia - Policy note on the implementation of catastrophe agricultural insurance (English)

Colombia is very exposed to natural and climatic disasters and especially to large-scale hydro meteorological drought and excess rain or flood events related to the ENSO El Nino or La Nina phenomena which impact very severely on the agricultural sector. ... See More +

Policy Note 125790 FEB 01, 2017

Disclosed

PlaNet guarantee : Benin, Burkina Faso, Mali, Senegal (English)

This brief talks about drought index project in Benin. This project started in Benin in 2012. Awareness-raising sessions were held by the GEA for clients of FECECAM. ... See More +

Brief 113746 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

When and how should agricultural insurance be subsidized? Issues and good practices (English)

World Bank Group's Global Index Insurance Facility and ILO's Impact Insurance Facility jointly published a paper entitled 'when and how should agricultural insurance be subsidized? ... See More +

Working Paper 117476 JAN 01, 2017

Hazell,Peter B.; Sberro-Kessler, Rachel; Varangis, Panos Disclosed

Agriculture and climate risk enterprise : Kilimo Salama - Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania (English)

This brief talks about agricultural insurance program in Kenya and Africa. Agriculture and Climate Risk Enterprise (ACRE) is the largest agricultural insurance program in Kenya and Africa, and the first agricultural insurance program worldwide to reach smallholders using mobile technologies. ... See More +

Brief 113740 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Cameroon - Activity snapshot 2016 (English)

This activity snapshot brief summarizes the Government of Cameroon, the World Bank and the IFC have conducted a feasibility study that seeks to improve the knowledge and understanding of the market opportunity for index insurance. ... See More +

Brief 113704 DEC 15, 2016

Disclosed

Srilanka - Activity snapshot 2016 (English)

This activity snapshop brief promoting innovation in agricultural insurance in South Asia with the World Bank Group’s Global Index Insurance Facility (GIIF), in collaboration with the International Labor Organization and Munich Re Foundation, organized a conference on November 2016. ... See More +

Brief 113706 NOV 01, 2016

Disclosed

Russian Federation - Financial sector assessment program : technical note on insurance sector (English)

This technical note covers the insurance sector supervised by the CBR. The analysis was carried out as part of the 2016 Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP) of the Russian Federation, and was based on the regulatory framework, supervisory practices and other conditions as they existed in March 2016. ... See More +

Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP) 108088 JUL 01, 2016

Gurenko,Eugene N.; Qamo,Alma Disclosed

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Toward Scaled-Up and Sustainable Agriculture Finance and Insurance in Uganda : Technical Report (English)
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AUG 01, 2019 141102 Working Paper
Disclosable Version of the ISR - Punjab Agriculture and Rural Transformation P4R Program - P162446 - Sequence No : 03 (English)
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JAN 31, 2019 ISR35807 Implementation Status and Results Report
When and How Should Agricultural Insurance be Subsidized? : Issues and Good Practices (English)
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JAN 01, 2019 117363 Working Paper
Unlocking Smallholder Credit : Does Credit-Linked Agricultural Insurance Work? (English)
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JAN 01, 2019 121680 Working Paper
Bangladesh : Agricultural Insurance Solutions Appraisal Technical Report (English)
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DEC 17, 2018 132999 Working Paper
Bangladesh : Policy Options for Crop and Livestock and Aquaculture Insurance (English)
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DEC 12, 2018 132875 Working Paper
Disclosable Version of the ISR - Punjab Agriculture and Rural Transformation P4R Program - P162446 - Sequence No : 01 (English)
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MAY 02, 2018 ISR31900 Implementation Status and Results Report
Outgrower schemes (English)
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MAR 01, 2018 124279 Brief
Bangladesh - Policy Options for Agriculture Insurance (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 132797 Working Paper
Financial protection for agriculture : increasing the financial resilience of rural households (English)
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SEP 01, 2017 119816 Brief
Digitizing value chain finance for smallholder farmers (English)
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APR 01, 2017 119216 Brief
Result stories : Mali : Résultats : Mali (French)
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MAR 08, 2017 113718 Brief English
Result stories : Mali (English)
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MAR 08, 2017 113718 Brief French
Colombia - Policy note on the implementation of catastrophe agricultural insurance (English)
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FEB 01, 2017 125790 Policy Note
PlaNet guarantee : Benin, Burkina Faso, Mali, Senegal (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113746 Brief
When and how should agricultural insurance be subsidized? Issues and good practices (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 117476 Working Paper
Agriculture and climate risk enterprise : Kilimo Salama - Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113740 Brief
Cameroon - Activity snapshot 2016 (English)
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DEC 15, 2016 113704 Brief
Srilanka - Activity snapshot 2016 (English)
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NOV 01, 2016 113706 Brief
Russian Federation - Financial sector assessment program : technical note on insurance sector (English)
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JUL 01, 2016 108088 Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP)