New Approach for Farmers' Poverty Reduction Weather Index Insurance Using Satellite-Based Information
Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance's Ken Gohara and Remote Sensing Technology Center of Japan's Tsugito Nagano presented how the Weather Index Insurance can pay out a contractually predetermined insurance amount when weather indices such as temperature, wind speed, and rainfall exceed specified thresholds.
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Agricultural Market Efforts in Southeast Asia: Case of Myanmar and Thailand
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...