Index Insurance for Risk Transfer

Lead PI: Dr. Daniel Osgood , Mr. RĂ©mi Cousin , Rahel Legesse Diro

Unit Affiliation: International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI)

November 2019 - November 2022
Africa ; Niger
Project Type: Research

DESCRIPTION: This project will provide services for three phases of Index Insurance assessment and piloting, with different tasks within each component. It is anticipated that we will play the role of Project Manager in each of these phases, reporting to WFP. Within each job lot different tasks are specified. The job lots are: (1) Pre-feasibility assessment and insurance component design. (2) Designing, Piloting Monitoring Index Insurance. (3) Implementing, scaling-up and sustaining Index-Insurance.