Review of Index-Based Insurance for Climate-Smart Agriculture: Improving climate risk transfer and management for Climate-Smart Agriculture — A review of existing examples of successful index-based insurance for scaling up

The review consists of a collection of case studies providing the basis for further exploring the function of index-based risk management tools towards the promotion of Climate- Smart Agriculture, through the adoption of tailored solutions by farming communities increasingly exposed to climate change related risks.
Brief

Published on

2017-10-01

Author(s)

  • Adegoke, Jimmy
  • Aggarwal, Pramod K.
  • Rüegg, Mark
  • Hansen, James
  • Cuellar, Daniela
  • Shaw, Rebecca
  • Greatrex, Helen
  • Hellin, Jon
  • Diro, Rahel
  • Zougmoré, Robert B.

Publisher

Food & Agriculture Organization (FAO)

Citation

Adegoke J, Aggarwal PK, Rüegg M, Hansen J, Cuellar D, Diro R, Shaw R, Hellin J, Greatrex H, Zougmoré RB. 2017. Review of Index-Based Insurance for Climate-Smart Agriculture: Improving climate risk transfer and management for Climate-Smart Agriculture — A review of existing examples of successful index-based insurance for scaling up. Rome, Italy: Food & Agriculture Organization (FAO).