Climate-Smart Insurance


The Climate-Smart Insurance, in its experimental phase, has been developed by the CGIAR and is currently implemented in India, in collaboration with Borlaug Institute for South Asia (BISA) and HDFC Ergo General Insurance Company Limited. It aims at enhancing the farmers' adaptive capacity to weather-related  risks. It is an agricultural insurance which encourages farmers to use Conservation Agriculture (CA) technologies/practices.

Potential Improvement: protecting farmers against weather-related risks

CGIAR (Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research)

CGIAR System Management Office

1000, Avenue Agropolis

F-34394 Montpellier cedex 5


Phone: +33 4 67 04 75 75

Fax: +33 4 67 04 75 83

Source: CGIAR (Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research) - Research Program on Climate Change Agriculture and Food Security website…


+33 4 67 04 75 75

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