How can we assure affordable and innovative insurance products to contribute to food security?
|Theme||EuropeAid, IFC/GIIF, ACP Secretariat|
|Speaker||1. introuction by Denis SALORD, Head of Unit E5, Regional Programmes Sub-Saharan Africa and ACP wide, Directorate General for Development and Cooperation- EuropeAid, EU; 2. Shdreck MAPFUMO, Index-based insurance technical expert, GIIF Program Manager, IFC/GIIF; 3. Viwanou GNASSOUNOU, Expert in charge of Protocols and Commodities, ACP Secretariat|
The GIIF Program, supported by ACP/EC, addresses the scarcity of affordable insurance protection against natural disasters in developing countries.
The conference will present the GIIF experience in Africa and demonstrate the importance of expanding access to insurance to farmers and pastoralists.