Slides

Agricultural Market Efforts in Southeast Asia: Case of Myanmar and Thailand

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16 March 2018
Author / Speaker: 
Ken Gohara, Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance Inc.
Type of Material: 
Slides

Natural hazards such as floods and drought increasingly occur due to extreme weather events that are exacerbated by climate change. To cope with the adverse effects of climate change, familiarization of agricultural insurance as an adaptation measure is needed especially by developing world farmers who depend on agriculture for their livelihood. The Weather Index Insurance was developed by Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance as a climate change adaptation measure for some countries in Southeast Asia.

Topics: 
Agriculture and Natural Resources,
Climate Change,
Environment,
Urban Development
Geographical Focus: 
Global,
Indonesia,
Myanmar,
Philippines,
Thailand,
Subregional- Southeast Asia
Type of Content: 
Learning Event