This webinar, titled Designing social protection insurance schemes to benefit rural women: lessons from Asia and sub-Saharan Africa
, presented an overview of effective and affordable insurance schemes available to woman. The intention was to explore various methodologies used to increase financial protection for the poor. It also discussed what is being done to increase financial protection for the poorest rural women, and how to design insurance schemes that address their gender-specific needs and priorities for support in times of crisis. The event represented the 7th edition of the Series of discussions from the Gender Sensitive Social Protection Webinar Series.
The webinar was organised by the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO), the...Read more