Development of the world’s first insurance for African pastoralist herders
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ILRI. 2010. Development of the world’s first insurance for African pastoralist herders. Video. Nairobi (Kenya): ILRI.
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In Kenya's drylands, drought has always been the greatest hazard faced by livestock herding families. Modern pressures are making this situation worse. This film tells the story of a research project started in 2007, which this year introduced a new form of insurance to remote herding peoples who had never been provided with insurance before. This new insurance product has potential to protect many other herding communities throughout Africa.