Housed at the International Labour Organization’s (ILO) Social Finance Programme, the Microinsurance Innovation Facility conducts research on ways to protect the lives and enhance the livelihoods of low-income people. The ILO generates knowledge from its pool of almost a hundred projects in more than 35 countries, as well as through partners in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Through its partnership with GIIF, this knowledge can now be explored using a range of resources – from quick updates to papers exploring one theme in depth – on this section.
FARMD PUBLICATIONS DATABASE
The Forum for Agricultural Risk Management in Development (FARMD) is a network of practitioners seeking to enhance the sharing of experience and knowledge in agricultural risk management. FARMD provides a platform for sharing experiences and information amongst agricultural risk management practitioners as well as a space for learning, capacity building, and advancing knowledge in agricultural risk management. Through its partnership with GIIF, this knowledge can now be explored on this section.
THE WORLD BANK GROUP AND FOUNDATION: STORIES OF PARTNERSHIP 2016
The World Bank Group’s strategy emphasizes that building effective and strategic partnerships is critical for advancing the institution’s dual goals of ending extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity. In this publication, readers are taken through a snapshot of innovative partnerships between the World Bank Group and foundations, including one between Global Index Insurance Facility and the Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture.