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Case Brief: People's Education and Development Organization: Krishi-Sakhis

Case Brief #:

  25
 

Title:

  Case Brief: People's Education and Development Organization: Krishi-Sakhis
 

Author(s):


Alice Merry and Pranav Prashad, the ILO's Impact Insurance Facility
 

Date of Publication:

  July 2020
 

Summary:


Insurance outreach to vulnerable and excluded farmers requires a carefully thought-out approach. In India, the People's Education and Development Organization (PEDO) found that members of women’s self-help groups can become powerful advocates for insurance within their communities. This Case Briefs shows PEDO’s work on providing agriculture support and advice to the community through their “Krishi-Sakhis”.

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