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The challenges of index-based insurance for food security in developing countries

Last modified May 15, 2013 08:45

The Joint Research Centre of the EC announces the publication of a book on "The challenges of index-based insurance for food security in developing countries" edited by René Gommes and François Kayitakire.

The Joint Research Centre of the EC announces the publication of a book on "The challenges of index-based insurance for food security in developing countries" edited by René Gommes and François Kayitakire. In 35 chapters the volume offers a comprehensive coverage of technical aspects linked with the design of insurance crop indices from the point of view of economics, agrometeorology and agroclimatology, remote sensing, risk assessments, crop modelling, spatial variability of weather, etc. The following link

http://ies.jrc.ec.europa.eu/news/472/155/Insuring-future-food-security.html

points to the announcement and provides links to download the electronic copy of the book or to order a hard copy.

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