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Livestock and aquaculture insurance in developing countries

R. A. J. Roberts

Livestock and aquaculture insurance in developing countries

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Published by Food and Agirculture Organization of the United Nations in Rome .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Insurance, Agricultural -- Livestock,
  • Aquaculture industry

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby R.A.J. Roberts.
    SeriesFAO agricultural services bulletin -- 164.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 116 p. :
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16152516M
    ISBN 109251056757
    ISBN 109789251056752

    Since we propose tailor made aquaculture insurance solution through one of the most complete insurance policy done for covering aquaculture mortality. We have around fishfarms covered right now all over the world: hatcheries, offshore fosh farms, onshore and RAS systems also. The roles of livestock in developing countries. Herrero M(1), Grace D, Njuki J, Johnson N, Enahoro D, Silvestri S, Rufino MC. Author information: (1)International Livestock Research Institute, PO Box , Nairobi, Kenya. [email protected] Livestock play a significant role in rural livelihoods and the economies of developing by: Livestock provide over half of the value of global agricultural output and one third in developing countries. Rapid growth in demand for livestock products (LPs), in the developing countries, is viewed as a ‘food revolution’. LPs are costly in relation to staple foods, so developing countryCited by:


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Livestock and aquaculture insurance in developing countries by R. A. J. Roberts Download PDF EPUB FB2

Livestock and aquaculture insurance have received less attention than crop insurance in risk management strategies being considered in recent years.

This publication is intended as a contribution to redressing this imbalance. It briefly introduces the role of insurance as a risk management mechanism in livestock and aquaculture enterprises.

Get this from a library. Livestock and aquaculture insurance in developing countries. [R A J Roberts] -- Livestock and aquaculture insurance have received less attention than crop insurance in risk management strategies being considered in recent years. This publication is.

Livestock and Aquaculture Insurance in Developing Countries fields of livestock and aquaculture, and in the application of insurance to the management of these risks, with whom he has worked or corresponded over the years, and who have passed on freely Livestock insurance in India   Livestock and aquaculture insurance have received less attention than crop insurance in risk management strategies being considered in recent years.

Livestock and aquaculture insurance in developing countries book publication is intended as a contribution to redressing this imbalance. It briefly introduces the role of insurance as a risk management mechanism in livestock and aquaculture enterprises. As such, it also intends to contribute to redressing the current imbalance in development efforts between crop insurance and livestock/aquaculture insurance.

With the focus of the book being on enterprises in developing countries, most attention is given to livestock kept. Full text of "Livestock and aquaculture insurance in developing countries" See other formats. (iii) The study was considered by a Group of Experts on Agricultural Insurance in Developing Countries at a meeting convened by the Secretary-General of UNCTAD, in Geneva on January The report of the Group of Experts has been published as UNCTAD/SDD/INS/4 on 2 February File Size: KB.

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Horses are considered livestock in the United States. The lion's share of global aquaculture production occurs in developing countries (90 percent of the total) and Low-Income Food Deficit Countries (LIFDCs, 81 percent).

Indeed, annual growth of the sector in LIFDCs over the last three decades has been more than double that in developed countries. Bancassurance is the process of using a bank's customer relationships to sell life and non-life insurance products.

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The economies of developing countries’ achieved an average annual growth of % (% per capita) from toup from % during the ten preceding years. Get this from a library. Bangladesh: Policy Options for Crop and Livestock and Aquaculture Insurance. [World Bank Group.; World Bank eLibrary - York University.] -- Agriculture is a key sector in Bangladesh, but it is highly exposed to risks.

While agriculture is a source of employment and livelihood for nearly one in two adults in Bangladesh and contributes. Aquaculture, compared with livestock or crop production, is a novel production system in many developing and developed countries.

While biotechnologies are being applied in fisheries management, their use is very limited compared to aquaculture. Another factor is the production of relatively high-value products. This is particularly important in developing countries where exports of fish from aquaculture are valued at US$34 billion per year (FAO, b).

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Written by a well-known Author: Roman Marco Hohl. If you draw a line on a map that intersects Singapore and Tokyo, about 80% of global aquaculture is sited within miles of that line.

Production is weighted towards tropical latitudes. Taiwan and Japan were responsible for most of the early. In countries experiencing intense population pressure, there is seldom enough land for pasture or for crops grown specifically for livestock. In many instances they are fed the locally available agricultural by-products and scavenged mature forage, which are usually deficient in minerals, energy and protein.

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sector agricultural insurance pilots have been implemented in developing countries, usually with support from donor partners and mainly for index-based crop insurance.

However, only a few, notably the crop insurance programs in India and the index-based livestock insurance program Mongolia, have scaled up to sustainable programs.

Livestock matters a great deal in developing countries, playing an increasingly important role in food security and economic development. In fact, the livestock subsector is growing faster than all other agriculture sectors in developing countries worldwide.

And importantly in the International Year of Family Farming, the bulk of that livestock production is occurring on small. Grain Storage Techniques: Evolution and Trends in Developing Countries by D.L.

Proctor,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. III Countries where aquaculture insurance is or has been available 83 IV Examples of livestock insurance proposal forms 85 V Glossary of common terms used in crop, livestock and aquaculture insurance 97 Livestock and aquaculture insurance in developing countries vii Theft and predation 56 Water quality 57 Accidents 58 Consequential loss This paper will cover aquaculture - the breeding and production of fish, crustaceans and mollusks - sometimes referred to as 'fish farming'.

Similar to any other class of business, aquaculture has its own unique risks and exposures. The exposures and hazards involved in the commercial production of these organisms will be analyzed from the standpoint of loss prevention and understanding.

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Scaling up agricultural insurance in developing countries: four main problems to solve 1. Lack of clarity over the respective roles of the public and private sector 2. Lack of the risk market infrastructure necessary to foster agricultural insurance 3. Domestic insurance providers and public decision makers often lack technical capacity 4.

Developing Index-Based Insurance for Agriculture in Developing Countries As early asweather index-based insurance was being discussed in academic papers as an alter-native solution for developing agricultural economies.

Indonors began to finance the piloting of these Size: KB. Book Description. Aquaculture technology has been evolving rapidly over the last two decades, led by an increasingly skilled cadre of researchers in developing countries.

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Cedric (pas Mr) has more than 15 years of professional experience and worked for the Ministry of Agriculture and managed the Aquaculture Research and Development Department. The opportunities and challenges for livestock and aquaculture research for development in Asia 1.

The Opportunities and Challenges for Livestock and Fish R&D in Asia Steve Staal High Level Policy Dialogue on Investment in Agricultural Research for Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific Bangkok Dec.

China is the runaway leader when it comes to farming aquatic flora and fauna for human consumption. A salmon fish farm in Norway. Aquaculture, or "aqua farming", is defined by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) as the production of fish, crustaceans, mollusks, and marine plants, with these being in turn processed into products for Author: Rolando Y.

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Livestock and livelihoods in developing countries Nearly 1billion people living on,2 dollars a day in South Asia and SSA keep livestock (Table 2). More than 80% of poor Africans keep livestock, and between 40% and 66% of poor people in India and Bangladesh keep livestock (FAO, ).

Livestock play multiple roles in supporting Size: KB. Towards a sustainable livestock production in developing countries and the importance of animal health strategy therein. Kaasschieter GA(1), de Jong R, Schiere JB, Zwart D.

Author information: (1)Department of Tropical Animal Production, Agricultural University, Wageningen, The by: world's livestock population is found in the developing countries: 61% cattle, 43% sheep, 79% goats and 57% pigs (9). Latin America and the Far East account for 35% and 42%, respectively, of the bovine population in the developing countries; the greatest population of poultry (33%) is.

Livestock farming in developing countries: An essential resource 1. Livestock farming in developingcountries: An essential resource Derek Baker International Livestock Research Institute 19th World Meat Congress.

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Countries TANZANIA. Regions SOUTHERN AFRICA. Investors/sponsors Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. developing countries.

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• Livestock is one of the fastest growing subsectors of agriculture in developing countries. Production of meat has doubled over the last 15 years, led by a 7 percent annual increase in poultry.

Vegetable production has grown by 7 percent annually over the past 15 years. • Aquaculture is the fastest growing agriculture sector. Livestock play an important role in smallholder farming systems. Animal-source foods are vital for human nutrition, Fig.

2 World meat production, to Source: FAO, (2) Developed countries Developing countries Year Million metric tonnes. Livestock Philippines is set for another big comeback with the best and finest in feed and livestock as Philippines' International Livestock Nutrition, Health & Production and Meat Industry Expo.

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