Module 2: Assessing risk in agriculture

Agriculture Risk Management in Developing Countries: a learning course for practitioners
Abstract:

This material explains the key concepts for assessing, analyzing and prioritizing risks. Specifically, it includes various methods – both qualitative and quantitative – for assessing risks at micro, meso and macro levels. It is developed specifically for PARM CD2 level training – but it can also be adapted to support similar pieces of training at the country level.

 

PARM’s CD2 is an interactive 5-day course that targets extension workers, university students, public and private officers, and officials with higher educational background. It aims to provide advanced agricultural risk management (ARM) knowledge to create a pool of local ARM experts to timely advice and train farmers on managing agricultural risks.

Author:
PARM
Conducted by:
D.Kahan, S.Worth
In collaboration with:

FAO and NEPAD

Date of pubblication:
10/12/2018
N. of pages:
144
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Citation:

PARM (2018). Module 2: Assessing risk in agriculture. In “Agriculture Risk Management in Developing Countries: a learning course for practitioners(by D. Kahan & S. Worth). Rome: PARM/IFAD. Available at: http://p4arm.org/document/module-2-assessing-risk-in-agriculture/