Can parametric insurance mitigate Africa’s climate risk?

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Author: Lesley Ndlovu, Chief Executive Officer, African Risk Capacity (ARC) Ltd


Parametric insurance is not a new concept. Such products and solutions have been in existence for more than 20 years. On the African continent, however, parametric insurance is relatively new but becoming ever more crucial to climate resilience.

Also called index-based insurance, parametric insurance differs from traditional insurance…

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Author: Mulugeta Woldetsadik, Librarian/Information Professional at Hawassa University, Ethiopia [21st Century LIS Network: Information_Knowledge Retrieval & Dissemination Platform]

Mulugeta Woldetsadik, Librarian/Information Professional @ Hawassa University, , Sidama Region, Ethiopia

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