Index Insurance Forum

Webinar: The Role of Governments in Scaling up Agriculture Insurance - Implementation lessons

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ILO's Impact Insurance Facility, in partnership with WBG's Global Index Insurance Facility, USAID, and Basis/I4-supported Global Action Network, hosted a webinar on index insurance that touches upon the variety of interventions such as provision, administration and management of subsidies, support for developing infrastructure for effective implementation of insurance programmes, investment in collection, and sharing of data and consumer education. In addition, the government's role in developing enabling regulations and using insurance as a part of their social protection and agriculture development agendas was discussed by experts from the World Food Program, HDFC Ergo General Insurance and BASIS/I4 programme housed at the University of California, Davis.
 
The entire webinar can be rewatched on YouTube. You can access the slides of the webinar through SlideShare