This policy document records the cooperation between the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the World Food Programme (WFP) to help make weather index insurance available to farmers in Senegal. It shows while insurance is one of the tools that farmers in developed countries use to cope with risk, those in the developing world often lack this and other resources.
Organization: WFP, IFAD, AFD
Topics: Agriculture and Food, Economic and Development Planning, Labour, Land Use Management, Human Security, Risk Reduction/Management, Capacity Development
Type of material: Policy Document
Publication date: 2018
Language: English, French