P4P Purchase for Progress

Connecting farmers to markets.

Purchase For Progress (P4P) is the result of a joint collaboration between the Ethiopian government, local farmers, the World Food Programme and Amigo Climate. The objective of this project was to introduce an insurance on weather related risk for Ethiopian cooperatives of farmers supplying grain to the WFP. The role of Amigo climate was to connect the different stakeholders and explore different options based on climate data combined with economic and social considerations. Final results consisted in a risk assessment report and design specifications for the insurance products.

Client: World Food Programme.
Year: 2014
Location: Ethiopia (SNNPR region).
Team: Marcello Petitta, Leone Barbieri, William Dick.