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Malawi - Agricultural Commercialization Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement policy framework (English)

The Agricultural Commercialization Project aims at increasing the commercialization of diversified, high value commodities for domestic and export markets by establishing inclusive ventures between agribusiness and emerging commercial smallholder farmers, and promoting vertical integration through the support to business oriented farmers’ organizations, around targeted value chains. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan SFG3171 MAR 16, 2017

Mwumvaneza,Valens Disclosed

Zambia - Partner focus (English)

Zambia continued to face slower growth in 2016. Tough global conditions have combined with domestic challenges including power outages and tight liquidity. ... See More +

Brief 113757 JAN 24, 2017

Disclosed

West Africa - Agriculture Productivity Program Project : additional financing : West Africa - Agriculture Productivity Program Project (English)

The objective of the Agriculture Productivity Program Project for West Africa is to generate and accelerate adoption of improved technologies in the participating countries’ top agricultural commodity priority areas that are aligned with the sub-region’s top agricultural commodity priorities as outlined in the ECOWAP. ... See More +

Project Paper PAD2025 JAN 11, 2017

Disclosed

Result stories : Burkina Faso (English)

Burkina Faso is a landlocked country in the heart of West Africa. Covering an area of 264,000 square kilometers, agriculture comprises the single largest economic sector, employing over 80 percent of the working population and contributing over 40 percent of the country’s gross domestic product.The Global Index Insurance Facility (GIIF) partnered with the PlaNet Guarantee (PG) in 2011 to develop weather index insurance products for maize and area yield insurance products for cotton. ... See More +

Brief 113749 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Innovative index insurance solutions : Uruguay (English)

The risk of drought is one of the biggest threats to livestock production in Uruguay. This is particularly relevant in livestock breeding bases, as the quality of the available pasture directly affects the quality of the livestock, and livestock fertility takes years to recover from bad droughts. ... See More +

Brief 113756 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Index insurance market profile : Mozambique (English)

In Mozambique, agriculture accounts for approximately 32 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) and involves over 81 percent of the population. ... See More +

Brief 113739 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Weather index insurance for maize production in Eastern Indonesia : a feasibility study (English)

This study explores the feasibility of weather index insurance (WII) in providing cost-effective ways for rural dwellers to manage risk and better cope with catastrophic events. ... See More +

Working Paper 113760 JAN 01, 2017

Stoppa,Andrea; Manuamorn, Ornsaran Pomme Disclosed

Index insurance market profile : Senegal (English)

PlaNet Guarantee (PG) activities started in 2012 with index insurance for maize and groundnuts. The first year the price of the product was very high and few farmers bought the product. ... See More +

Brief 113754 JAN 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

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

Sanasa insurance : Sri Lanka (English)

This brief talks about Sanasa agriculture insurance in Sri Lanka. Historically, agriculture has always been a key economic activity in Sri Lanka, employing over 30 percent of the labor force. ... See More +

Brief 113747 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Guy Carpenter and company, LLC : Mozambique – regional (English)

This brief talks about index insurance in Mozambique. In Mozambique, agriculture accounts for approximately 32 percent of Gross domestic product (GDP) and involves over 81 percent of the population in 2012. ... See More +

Brief 113742 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Earthquake index insurance : Indonesia (English)

This brief talks about earth quake index in Indonesia. More than twelve million Indonesians live and work in earthquake-prone zones, with economic exposure reaching an estimated 79 billion US dollars. ... See More +

Brief 113743 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Center for agriculture and rural development insurance (CARD) Inc : Philippines (English)

This brief talks about the development and deployment of insurance products to address typhoon-related risks faced by both lenders and farmers in Philippines.The Philippines ranks as the third most disaster prone country in the world, experiencing an average of 20 typhoons a year with Haiyan (local name Yolanda) being the most powerful of recent typhoons. ... See More +

Brief 113741 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Microensure : Rwanda (English)

This brief talks about weather index insurance in Rwanda. Agriculture in Rwanda accounts for one-third of Rwanda’s Gross domestic product (GDP) and constitutes the main economic activity for rural households (especially women) and remains the main source of income. ... See More +

Brief 113745 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

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, 2017

000263971:Juan Buchenau:jbuchenau@worldbank.org; Disclosed

Data for index insurance (English)

The development of sustainable index-insurance markets requires enabling legal and regulatory environments. In addition to this regional regulatory change, the global index-insurance facility (GIIF) has supported national insurance supervision agencies with this transition. ... See More +

Brief 113735 DEC 17, 2016

Assah,Fatou C.; Sberro-Kessler, Rachel 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

Mozambique - Partner focus (English)

In Mozambique, agriculture accounts for approximately 32 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) and involves over 81 percent of the population. ... See More +

Brief 113738 DEC 07, 2016

Disclosed

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Malawi - Agricultural Commercialization Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement policy framework (English)
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MAR 16, 2017 SFG3171 Resettlement Plan
Zambia - Partner focus (English)
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JAN 24, 2017 113757 Brief
West Africa - Agriculture Productivity Program Project : additional financing : West Africa - Agriculture Productivity Program Project (English)
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JAN 11, 2017 PAD2025 Project Paper
Result stories : Burkina Faso (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113749 Brief
Innovative index insurance solutions : Uruguay (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113756 Brief
Index insurance market profile : Mozambique (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113739 Brief
Weather index insurance for maize production in Eastern Indonesia : a feasibility study (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113760 Working Paper
Index insurance market profile : Senegal (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113754 Brief
PlaNet guarantee : Benin, Burkina Faso, Mali, Senegal (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113746 Brief
Agriculture and climate risk enterprise : Kilimo Salama - Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113740 Brief
Sanasa insurance : Sri Lanka (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113747 Brief
Guy Carpenter and company, LLC : Mozambique – regional (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113742 Brief
Earthquake index insurance : Indonesia (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113743 Brief
Center for agriculture and rural development insurance (CARD) Inc : Philippines (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113741 Brief
Microensure : Rwanda (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113745 Brief
When and how should agricultural insurance be subsidized? Issues and good practices (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 117476 Working Paper
When and how should agricultural insurance be subsidized? : issues and good practices (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 117363 Working Paper
Data for index insurance (English)
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DEC 17, 2016 113735 Brief
Cameroon - Activity snapshot 2016 (English)
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DEC 15, 2016 113704 Brief
Mozambique - Partner focus (English)
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DEC 07, 2016 113738 Brief